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Duration 2h
Distance 55.6 miles
Average price £20
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average bus between Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport (GLA) takes 2h and the fastest bus takes 1h 49m. There is an hourly bus service from Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport (GLA). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus, line 500 bus

  1. Edinburgh, Princes Street
  2. Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Glasgow Airport (GLA)
2h 2m
£18 - £22

Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus times

Buses run hourly between Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport (GLA). The earliest departure is at 15:20 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Edinburgh is at 20:04 which arrives into Glasgow Airport (GLA) at 22:10. All services require a transfer at Buchanan Bus Station and take an average of 2h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 49 miles. The road distance is 55.6 miles.

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Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by First Glasgow, arrive at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building station.

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There are 610+ hotels available in Glasgow Airport (GLA). Prices start at £75 per night.

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