There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Glasgow by plane, bus, train, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry, car or car train

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

Fly to Glasgow  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Glasgow (GLA) ATH - GLA

$109 - $509

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Fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Edinburgh (EDI) ATH - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$110 - $424

Fly to Glasgow/Prestwick, train  •  15 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) ATH - PIK
  2. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central

$116 - $405

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Newcastle (NCL) ATH - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$181 - $513

Bus, train  •  46 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Brno
  2. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$537 - $962

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Brno
  2. Take the bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria to Glasgow M11

$217 - $312

Bus, car ferry, night train, train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$556 - $1,121

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$223 - $344

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais
  4. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to Glasgow

$470 - $797

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  39 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to Glasgow

$823 - $1,063

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Glasgow is to fly and bus which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 8 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Glasgow is to fly and bus which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Athens and Glasgow is 2874 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Athens to Glasgow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Glasgow via Brno and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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The nearest airport to Glasgow is Glasgow (GLA) Airport which is 10.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) (45.4 km), Edinburgh (EDI) (56.4 km), Dundee (DND) (101.1 km) and Islay (ILY) (126.1 km).

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Glasgow is 2 h behind Athens. It is currently 3:47 PM in Athens and 1:47 PM in Glasgow.

Map of how to get from Athens to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 1796 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 38 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Glasgow, Scotland?

Lufthansa, British Airways and 11 other airlines fly from Athens to Glasgow hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Glasgow via Brno, London Victoria Coach Station, and London Victoria in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Poznan
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Athens to Glasgow/Prestwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Athens to Glasgow/Prestwick via Malta
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Athens to Glasgow/Prestwick via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $7,500
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,600 - $7,500
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $300
Premier
$220 - $350
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $230
Premier
$180 - $270
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
13 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thello.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Brno
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brno to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
elines.cz
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$96 - $98
Aircraft-type seats
$116 - $119
2 bed inside cabin
$307 - $310
3 bed outside cabin
$260 - $320
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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