Duration 6h 18m
Distance 310 miles
Average price £250
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leicester and Glasgow takes 6h 18m and the fastest train takes 4h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Leicester to Glasgow. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Crewe • 5h 49m

  1. Nuneaton
  2. Crewe
  3. Glasgow
5h 49m
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£130 - £489

Leicester to Glasgow train times

Trains run every four hours between Leicester and Glasgow. The earliest departure is at 08:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Leicester is at 22:56 which arrives into Glasgow at 10:38. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Leicester to Glasgow? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Glasgow Central via Nuneaton and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Leicester and Glasgow is 258 miles. The road distance is 310 miles.

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Leicester to Glasgow train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Nuneaton station.

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Leicester to Glasgow train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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You can take a train from Leicester to Glasgow via Nuneaton and Crewe in around 5h 49m.
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