Carlton to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    07:00
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 26m
  • Distance
    382 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 46m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Carlton to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Carlton to Glasgow take around 5 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 382 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Carlton and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Carlton to Glasgow?

Journeys between Carlton and Glasgow usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Carlton 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 12 departures.

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

The Carlton to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Carlton around 07:00 and the last train is around 23:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Carlton around 07:42, and the last at 22:34.

When to book Carlton 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 Carlton to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Carlton and Glasgow?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • 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.