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

$110 - $510

9 alternative options

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, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station

$111 - $426

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

$117 - $406

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  11 h 36 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

$185 - $525

Bus, train  •  41 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to München Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$701 - $1,102

Bus  •  2 days 7 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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Buchanan Bus Station M11

$240 - $340

Bus, car ferry, night train, train  •  2 days 11 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

$597 - $1,212

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

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

$246 - $443

Drive, car ferry  •  47 h 55 min

  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

$477 - $822

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  39 h 16 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

$856 - $1,100

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

Lufthansa, KLM and 12 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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, 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 Glasgow via Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Wednesday 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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Athens to Glasgow/Prestwick via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Athens to Glasgow/Prestwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Malaga
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, 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
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 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 50 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 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 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
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
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
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Newcastle via Corfu
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $130
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Eurostar
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$240 - $380
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$150 - $220
Anytime Day Single
$240 - $380
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$130 - $220
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thello.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
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
$183
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, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Brno
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110
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
$95 - $140
Schedules at
elines.cz
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
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
$100 - $340
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$103 - $105
Aircraft-type seats
$125 - $127
2 bed inside cabin
$329 - $332
3 bed outside cabin
$280 - $340
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
$80 - $240
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$85
Airplane economy seats
$99
2-berth outside
$200 - $240
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Athens to Glasgow?

The distance between Athens and Glasgow is 2874 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Athens to Glasgow?

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Glasgow is to fly and bus which costs 90€ - 350€ and takes 8 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Athens to Glasgow?

The quickest way to get from Athens to Glasgow is to fly and bus which takes 8 h 8 min and costs 90€ - 350€.

Is there a direct bus between Athens and Glasgow?

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Brno and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

How long does it take to get from Athens to Glasgow?

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