Duration 6h 56m
Distance 441.9 miles
Average price £421
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Scotland and Kent takes 6h 56m and the fastest train takes 6h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Scotland to Kent. 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. St Pancras International
  3. Kent
6h 23m
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Scotland to Kent train times

Trains run every three hours between Glasgow and Kent. The earliest departure is at 07:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Glasgow is at 18:40 which arrives into Kent at 05:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Scotland to Kent? 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 Scotland to Kent. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Lenham via St Pancras International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 23m.

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The distance between Scotland and Kent is 432 miles. The road distance is 441.9 miles.

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Scotland to Kent train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Scotland to Kent train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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