Getting around Scotland by rail

Easy, efficient and an absolutely fantastic way to get around while enjoying Scotland’s spectacular scenery. Effortlessly travel to work, business or play - our trains link Scotland coast-to-coast and with the rest of the UK and Europe.

By Rail

You’re free to roam because our National Rail Network links all major cities and towns. Trains between popular routes in Scotland like Glasgow and Edinburgh run every 15 minutes during peak hours, making commuting a snap.

Besides travelling in Scotland, you can take the train right across the UK, Ireland and even Europe. So sit back, relax and enjoy the scenic views. The variety of tickets, passes and travel times ensure that no matter what your travel plans, the train is a brilliant way to go.

Enjoy Scotland’s only subway

Did you know Glasgow has the only underground rail system in Scotland? This popular, economical travel option lets you avoid city traffic and connects the centre to the South Side and West End. Even better - it only takes 24 minutes to complete the circular loop that includes all 15 stations.