There are 10 ways to get from Bridgend to Scotland by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Cardiff, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Rhoose
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Edinburgh (EDI) CWL - EDI

$59 - $201

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Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bridgend to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow National Express

$38 - $52

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Train to Cardiff, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Rhoose
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Glasgow (GLA) CWL - GLA

$58 - $228

Train to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Bristol Parkway
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

$83 - $251

Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Bristol Parkway
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA) BRS - GLA

$77 - $228

Train to Bristol, fly to Inverness  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Bristol Parkway
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Inverness (INV) BRS - INV

$84 - $359

Train to Bristol, fly to Aberdeen  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Bristol Parkway
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Aberdeen (ABZ) BRS - ABZ

$129 - $479

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Glasgow Central

$159 - $314

Train CrossCountry  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Glasgow Central

$194 - $301

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bridgend to Glasgow 408.8 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Bridgend to Scotland is to bus which costs £28 - £40 and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bridgend to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £40 - £180 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bridgend to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Bridgend and arriving at Glasgow via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bridgend to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Bridgend and arriving at Glasgow Central via Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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The distance between Bridgend and Scotland is 368 miles. The road distance is 408.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bridgend to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 7 h 6 min and costs £120 - £240.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Bridgend to Scotland, including transfers.

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Bridgend to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bridgend station.

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Bridgend to Scotland train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Bridgend station.

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The best way to get from Bridgend to Scotland is to train which takes 7 h 6 min and costs £120 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £40 and takes 10 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Bridgend to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 367.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Bridgend, Wales and Scotland?

You can take a train from Bridgend to Glasgow via Crewe in around 7 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bridgend to Glasgow via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Cardiff to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bridgend to Rhoose
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Bridgend to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Train from Bridgend to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bridgend to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Bridgend to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bridgend to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Cardiff Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bridgend to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Bridgend to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bridgend to Scotland is 409 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to drive from Bridgend to Scotland.

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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