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Croydon to Glasgow by train

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    22:49
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 24m
  • Distance
    569 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Croydon to Glasgow by train

Fast trains from Croydon to Glasgow take around 5 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 569 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Croydon and Glasgow.

1. Are there direct trains from Croydon to Glasgow?

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

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Croydon 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 45 departures.

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

The Croydon to Glasgow train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Glasgow is usually scheduled to depart Croydon around 06:25 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Croydon around 04:40, and the last at 22:21.

When to book Croydon 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 Croydon to Glasgow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Croydon and Glasgow?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • 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 Croydon 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.