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Duration 6h 43m
Distance 240.9 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Glasgow and Scarborough takes 6h 43m and the fastest train takes 5h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from Glasgow to Scarborough. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Glasgow Central
  2. York
  3. Scarborough
5h 10m
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£50 - £307

Glasgow to Scarborough train times

Trains run twice daily between Glasgow and Scarborough. The service departs Glasgow at 19:00 in the evening, which arrives into Scarborough at 06:52. All services require a transfer at York and take an average of 6h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Scarborough. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Scarborough via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Scarborough is 189 miles. The road distance is 240.9 miles.

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Glasgow to Scarborough train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Glasgow to Scarborough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Scarborough station.

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