Duration 3h 4m
Distance 210.5 miles
Average price £85
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Scotland and St Helens takes 3h 4m and the fastest train takes 2h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Scotland to St Helens. 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 Wigan North Western

  1. Glasgow Central
  2. St Helens
3h 1m
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£67 - £269

Scotland to St Helens train times

Trains run hourly between Glasgow and St Helens. The earliest departure is at 06:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Glasgow is at 20:10 which arrives into St Helens at 23:20. All services require a transfer at Wigan North Western and take an average of 3h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Scotland to St Helens? 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at St Helens Central. Services depart three times a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Scotland and St Helens is 238 miles. The road distance is 210.5 miles.

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

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Scotland to St Helens train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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There are 1040+ hotels available in St Helens. Prices start at £45 per night.

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What companies run services between Scotland and St Helens?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Glasgow to St Helens hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £270 and the journey takes 2h 30m. TransPennine Express also services this route twice daily.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Estimated price
£75 - £270
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£60 - £90

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