The Library, Glasgow

Getting There by Train

Glasgow is served by two main train stations – Glasgow Central station has train services from London and other English cities, while Queen Street station receives services from Edinburgh and the north of Scotland.

Virgin Trains operates West Coast mainline services to and from London Euston, while National Express East Coast runs services on the East Coast mainline route to and from London Kings Cross. There are up to 15 direct services a day and the journey takes between 4 hours 25 minutes and 6 hours.

ScotRail offers a night-train service on the 'Caledonian Sleeper' to Euston (journey time – approximately 7 hours). ScotRail also offers services from Oban, Fort William, Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness, as well as a regular service from Edinburgh (journey time – 50 minutes) to Queen Street station and from Carlisle, Largs, Lanark, Ayr, Kilmarnock, East Kilbride, Dumfries and Stranraer to Glasgow Central station.

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