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Pontefract to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    06:16
  • Last train
    23:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 22m
  • Distance
    306 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 4m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Pontefract to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Pontefract to Glasgow take around 4 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 306 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Pontefract and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Pontefract to Glasgow?

Journeys between Pontefract and Glasgow usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Pontefract to Glasgow every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Pontefract to Glasgow?

The Pontefract to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Pontefract to Glasgow train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Pontefract around 06:16 and the last train is around 23:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Pontefract around 06:44, and the last at 22:32.

When to book Pontefract to Glasgow train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Pontefract to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Pontefract and Glasgow?

More than one train company operates on the route from Pontefract to Glasgow, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Glasgow to Pontefract by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.