There are 5 ways to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street

$57 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach UK  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk to Seagate Bus Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) X24

$26 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Buchanan Bus Station M9 / ...

$29 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 155.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Glasgow (GLA) ABZ - GLA

$68 - $304

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Broxden, Park and Ride and Buchanan Bus Station in around 4 h 8 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Aberdeen to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, St Nicholas Kirk to Seagate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA)?

The distance between Aberdeen and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 202 km. The road distance is 248 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA)?

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA)?

The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £23 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between Aberdeen and Glasgow Airport (GLA)?

No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Broxden, Park and Ride and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA)?

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Aberdeen to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.