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There are 9 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Coulanges-sur-Yonne Ter

350€ - 1056€

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Bus  •  25h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Auxerre 759

57€ - 85€

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Train, bus  •  18h 56m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  3. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Coulanges-sur-Yonne Ter

176€ - 654€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12h 56m

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Crain

285€ - 351€

Drive, car ferry  •  14h 48m

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Crain

209€ - 351€

Fly Glasgow to Paris CDG, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GLA - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Coulanges-sur-Yonne

125€ - 418€

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris CDG (CDG) EDI - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Coulanges-sur-Yonne

132€ - 424€

Fly Glasgow to Paris Orly, train  •  10h 40m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris Orly (ORY) GLA - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Coulanges-sur-Yonne

150€ - 270€

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Paris CDG  •  11h 49m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAN - CDG
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Coulanges-sur-Yonne

207€ - 708€

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The most affordable way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain is to bus, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 25h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain is to fly and train which costs £100 - £360 and takes 8h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buchanan bus Station station to Crain. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Coulanges-sur-Yonne via London - Victoria Coach Station, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Auxerre-Saint-Gervais. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Buchanan bus Station to Crain. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Coulanges-sur-Yonne via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 8m.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Crain is 1070 km.

The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain without a car is to train which takes 12h 8m and costs £300 - £950.

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It takes approximately 12h 8m to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain, including transfers.

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Buchanan bus Station to Crain bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Crain train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Crain is to train which takes 12h 8m and costs £300 - £950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 25h 44m.

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  • Distance: 1070.1 km
  • Duration: 12h 8m

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Crain, France?

You can take a train from Buchanan bus Station to Crain via Glasgow Central, London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 12h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buchanan bus Station to Crain via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London - Victoria Coach Station, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Auxerre, and Auxerre-Saint-Gervais in around 25h 44m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Manchester to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Faro
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 470€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
170€ - 230€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
450€ - 600€
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
80€ - 110€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
210€ - 290€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Coulanges-sur-Yonne
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris-Bercy to Coulanges-sur-Yonne
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 500€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
65€ - 95€
Anytime Day Single
220€ - 320€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
350€ - 500€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
26€ - 40€
Off-Peak Day Single
50€ - 80€
Anytime Day Single
65€ - 100€
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 16€
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single
20€ - 35€
Bus operators
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
46€
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Auxerre
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Buchanan bus Station to Crain bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Auxerre station.

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Crain is 1h ahead of Buchanan bus Station. It is currently 8:30 AM in Buchanan bus Station and 9:30 AM in Crain.

Buchanan bus Station to Crain train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Coulanges-sur-Yonne station.

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easyJet, KLM and Air France offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Crain. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 25 min and costs £8.

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