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Getting from Glasgow Central to Motherwell by train

Motherwell provides a serene contrast to Glasgow, offering relief from the bustling city. Perfect for a day out or weekend away.

You can get from Glasgow Central to Motherwell in as little as 15 minutes. Travel from one city centre to another quickly and affordably, with tickets from as little as £5.00.

Find the cheapest train tickets from Glasgow Central to Motherwell

This is only a short trip, but there are still opportunities to save. That’s why we offer a range of cheap train tickets and discounts to railcard holders, and senior and group travellers.

For regular travellers or commuters, we have a range of season tickets, benefits and reward schemes that can help you save money or even upgrade to First Class. If you’re getting the train multiple times per week, you want that time journey to be seamless.

Whether you’re travelling in Peak, Off-Peak or Super Off-Peak hours, we’ll help you find a ticket at the right price at a departure time that suits you.

Finally, if you’re heading away for a short break, we offer a range of 2 For 1 offers to attractions. Find a deal to make your visit really special.

Travelling in comfort with Avanti

It’s only 11 miles, but with plush seating, reliable WiFi and onboard power sockets, we have everything you need to make your trip as comfortable as possible.

Make your journey even more relaxing by booking advance tickets to get the cheapest ticket with a departure time that’s ideal for you. Or, if it’s a last-minute trip, use our Live Train Journey Tracker to book the next train out. Easy.

Travelling from Glasgow Central?

Glasgow is bursting with culture. With lively streets filled with independent shops and a thriving street art scene, this city is an incredible place to live.

If you're a football fan, Glasgow is home to two of the biggest clubs in the UK, with the Old Firm derby one of the fiercest rivalries in sport. If there’s a game at Ibrox or Celtic Park, it’s always a spectacle, whether they’re playing each other or not.

However, sometimes it’s nice to get out of the bustle of the city. For when you need it, Glasgow Central Station is conveniently located in the city centre. This makes it walkable for many, but if not, take a taxi or bus.

Travelling to Motherwell?

Just southeast and a short train ride from Glasgow, Motherwell was once Scotland’s centre of steel production. Even to this day, Motherwell is the main provider of steel and metals to the rest of Scotland. Being near the River Clyde is one reason for this.

For the contemporary visitor, Motherwell has a range of attractions which delve into the rich history and heritage. This includes fascinating exhibits at the North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre.

Meanwhile, nature enthusiasts can bask in the beauty of Strathclyde Country Park. A pleasant contrast to the city, this country park is complete with idyllic lochs and greenery. The full Scottish countryside experience, just on the outskirts of town.

First Class service

Snack, drinks, and a guaranteed table and socket, first class offers a more relaxing experience when it comes to train travel.

These are the benefits of upgrading to First Class with Avanti West Coast, especially for longer journeys. All this can be yours for much less than you might think. Find out everything about First Class train tickets here if you want more information.

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