The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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21 h 35 m
22 h 50 m
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Of the 2 buses that leave Glasgow for Amsterdam every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||440 miles (710 km)|
|Average coach duration||21 h 35 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£56 (€62)|
Coaches from Glasgow to Amsterdam cover the 440 miles (710 km) long journey taking on average 21 h 35 min with our travel partners like. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £56, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
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National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Glasgow - Amsterdam coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
It is not possible to make the journey by coach from Glasgow to Amsterdam in one day as it has to be made in two stages. Firstly, from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station which can take from eight to 15 hours. The onward journey to Amsterdam then takes between 14.5 and 22 hours. By leaving Glasgow in the early morning, the journey can be made with just one night spent en route. All coaches leave from Glasgow Buchanan Coach Station and terminate at Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station.
Coaches from Glasgow to London are operated by National Express while Eurolines, Ouibus and FlixBus all offer coach services to Amsterdam from London. All companies have modern fleets of coaches with comfortable seating and onboard services that include wifi, toilets and power outlets.
Direct coaches from Glasgow to London take 8.5 hours. When a connection is required at Birmingham, the journey can take up to 15 hours. The onward journey to Amsterdam takes between 10.5 and 12 hours on direct routes or up to 22 hours when a transfer is made at Brussels Gare du Nord.
There are five departures a day from Glasgow to London, with up to four of these being direct. There are then eight direct coaches from London to Amsterdam and up to four connecting routes. Departures on both routes start in the early morning and continue until late at night, seven days a week.
Departure bus Station: Coaches from Glasgow to Amsterdam depart from the Buchanan Street Bus Station which is centrally located for the city's attractions. It is on a transport network of Metro trains, local buses and taxis. Buchanan Street Bus Station facilities include car and bicycle parking, wifi, toilets, a passenger lounge, left luggage storage and vending machines for food and drink.
Arrival bus Station: Coach routes from Glasgow to Amsterdam terminate at Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station in the city's suburbs. Transport links include local trains and buses as well as trams and taxis. Among the facilities at Sloterdijk Station are car and bicycle parking, wifi, toilets, shops, bars and cafes.
Travel by coach between Glasgow, United Kingdom and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Amsterdam from Glasgow closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return coach to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Amsterdam is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Glasgow from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.
When taking a coach from Glasgow, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Glasgow Central to Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
Passengers board their coach most frequently from Glasgow Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and need to travel approximately 2.5 miles (4 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Amsterdam.
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