Canterbury to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    23:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 5m
  • Distance
    619 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 20m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Canterbury to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Canterbury to Glasgow take around 6 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 619 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Canterbury and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Canterbury to Glasgow?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Canterbury to Glasgow every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

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

The Canterbury to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Canterbury around 05:18 and the last train is around 22:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Canterbury around 05:22, and the last at 23:25.

When to book Canterbury 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 Canterbury to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Canterbury and Glasgow?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Southeastern
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains

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

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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.