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from Glasgow to London

You can get from Glasgow to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to London on 20 Jun we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h00 21:00London
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£401One-way
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10:00Glasgow, Buchanan11h00 21:00London
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£401One-way
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11:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h20 21:20London
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£491One-way
21:30Glasgow, Buchanan10h45 08:15London
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£461One-way
22:45Glasgow, Buchanan8h35 07:20London
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£591One-way

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Sat
19 Jun
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£35Megabus
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Sun
20 Jun
£135London North Eastern Railway
£35Megabus
£84easyJet
Mon
21 Jun
£89Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£64easyJet
Tue
22 Jun
£83Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£54easyJet
Wed
23 Jun
£83Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£70easyJet
Thu
24 Jun
£83Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£63easyJet
Fri
25 Jun
£122Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£60British Airways
Sat
26 Jun
£78Avanti West Coast
£35National Express
£77British Airways
Sun
27 Jun
£122Avanti West Coast
£35Megabus
£96easyJet
Mon
28 Jun
£78Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
£50British Airways
Tue
29 Jun
£78Avanti West Coast
£27National Express
£48easyJet
Wed
30 Jun
£83Avanti West Coast
£27National Express
£47easyJet
Thu
1 Jul
Find prices
£27Megabus
£43easyJet
Fri
2 Jul
£122Avanti West Coast
£27Megabus
£37easyJet
Sat
3 Jul
£58London North Eastern Railway
£35National Express
£63easyJet
Sun
4 Jul
£83London North Eastern Railway
£22Megabus
£48easyJet
Mon
5 Jul
£78Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£34easyJet
Tue
6 Jul
£78Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
£34easyJet
Wed
7 Jul
£78Avanti West Coast
£24National Express
£31easyJet
Thu
8 Jul
£78Avanti West Coast
£22Megabus
£31easyJet
Fri
9 Jul
£97Avanti West Coast
£22Megabus
£30easyJet
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General Information about the journey from Glasgow to London

Located approximately 640 kilometres apart the journey from Glasgow to London is most convenient by air travel. On average flights take no longer than 2 hours 15 minutes with easy connections upon arrival. Coach travel offers flexible options for tighter budgets while train services run regularly with direct services starting early morning and running reliable schedules throughout the day.

Buses from Glasgow to London

Coaches depart Glasgow daily bound for London Victoria Coach station departing with a first service of 7:45 a.m. each morning. Total journey times range from 10 to 11 hours with direct services and one-change connecting routes available throughout the day. A service runs at least once every 3 hours throughout the day with a final departure time of 10:30 p.m. with the express overnight service totalling 8 hours 15 minutes.

Trains from Glasgow to London

First trains from Glasgow Central department at 4.28 a.m. each morning direct to London Euston. Services take on average 4 hours 30 minutes to 6 hours depending on exact number of stops and any connections required. Services run regularly throughout the morning and early afternoon with upwards of 2-3 services per hour in peak. Services are operated by Virgin Trains with standard and first class carriage available. Last direct trains leave at 11.40 p.m. each night arriving in London Euston at 7:09 a.m.

Flights from Glasgow to London

Flights from Glasgow to London are operated by British Airways Ryanair and easyJet - commencing direct flights from 6:00 a.m. each morning and running at least one flight per hour during peak and morning before a final direct flight departure of 9.35 p.m. Journeys usually take no longer than 1 hour 15 minutes on any direct flight.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow to London
Travel to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to London.
FAQs
How do I travel between Glasgow and London?

There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to London: coach, flight or train.

How far is it from Glasgow to London?

The Glasgow to London distance is approximately 344 miles (555 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to London:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Glasgow International Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Glasgow, Buchanan to London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Glasgow to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Glasgow to London:

  • You can travel by plane to London from Glasgow with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Glasgow to London tickets for £35 on Omio.
  • You can go to London from Glasgow by coach with Megabus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £35 with Megabus from Glasgow to London on Omio.
  • You can travel from Glasgow to London by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £96 with Avanti West Coast from Glasgow to London.
Is there a way to travel directly from Glasgow to London?

Yes, there are direct services available to London from Glasgow with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Megabus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Glasgow to London.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Glasgow to London?
Your journey from Glasgow to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Glasgow to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Glasgow to London online for the best deals?

When planning your trip between Glasgow and London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to London from Glasgow online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the cheapest way to go to London from Glasgow?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Glasgow to London, which costs on average £35.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A flight is generally £1 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average from Glasgow to London.

A flight is £61 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Glasgow to London costing on average.

What is the quickest way from Glasgow to London?

The quickest way to travel from Glasgow to London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min  compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 20 min.

In comparison, getting to London by train can take on average 4 h 7 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
London
Glasgow Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle