Glasgow to Scunthorpe by train

  • First train
    04:22
  • Last train
    23:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 32m
  • Distance
    342 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 53m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Glasgow to Scunthorpe by train

Fast trains from Glasgow to Scunthorpe take around 4 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 342 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Glasgow and Scunthorpe.

1. Are there direct trains from Glasgow to Scunthorpe?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Glasgow to Scunthorpe 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 34 departures.

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

The Glasgow to Scunthorpe train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Scunthorpe is usually scheduled to depart Glasgow around 04:22 and the last train is around 23:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Glasgow around 04:22, and the last at 00:05.

When to book Glasgow to Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe by train.

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Which train companies operate between Glasgow and Scunthorpe?

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

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