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Glasgow to Chatham by train

  • First train
    04:26
  • Last train
    23:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 51m
  • Distance
    589 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 42m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Glasgow to Chatham by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Chatham take around 5 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 589 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Chatham.

1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Chatham?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Glasgow to Chatham 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 15 departures.

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

The Glasgow to Chatham train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Chatham is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:28 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:26, and the last at 23:15.

When to book Glasgow to Chatham 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 Glasgow to Chatham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Chatham?

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

  • Caledonian Sleeper
  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Serco Caledonian Sleeper
  • Southeastern
  • 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.

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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.