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Stansted Airport to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    05:16
  • Last train
    00:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 59m
  • Distance
    531 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 30m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stansted Airport to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Stansted Airport to Glasgow take around 5 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 531 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stansted Airport and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Stansted Airport to Glasgow?

Journeys between Stansted Airport and Glasgow usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Stansted Airport 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 20 departures.

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

The Stansted Airport to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Stansted Airport around 05:16 and the last train is around 00:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stansted Airport around 05:25, and the last at 00:30.

When to book Stansted Airport 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 Stansted Airport to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stansted Airport and Glasgow?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

Glasgow to Stansted Airport 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.