There are 13 ways to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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

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Fly Sofia to Glasgow  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Glasgow (GLA) SOF - GLA

$61 - $251

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Fly Sofia to Edinburgh, bus  •  7 h 54 min

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

$72 - $287

Fly Varna to Glasgow  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Glasgow (GLA) VAR - GLA

$77 - $462

Fly Burgas to Edinburgh, bus  •  7 h 22 min

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

$711 - $917

Bus to Bucharest Otopeni, fly to Glasgow  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
  2. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Glasgow (GLA) OTP - GLA

Fly Burgas to Glasgow  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Burgas (BOJ) to Glasgow (GLA) BOJ - GLA

$100 - $611

Bus, train via Wien Hbf  •  37 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
  2. Take the train from Györ to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$633 - $1,080

Bus BG Razpisanie, train  •  41 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to Liège
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$501 - $901

Bus  •  47 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow National Express / ...

$332 - $464

Bus Radina VIP, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$343 - $515

Bus and ferry, night train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London
  2. Take the night train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$138 - $250

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  32 h 29 min

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

$688 - $919

Drive, car ferry  •  31 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Sofia to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Glasgow

$428 - $624

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The cheapest way to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow is to fly which costs $60 - $260 and takes 8 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow is to fly which costs $100 - $650 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulgaria to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Sofia and arriving at Glasgow via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 35 min.

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The distance between Bulgaria and Glasgow is 2583 km.

The best way to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow without a car is to bus and train which takes 37 h 7 min and costs $600 - $1,100.

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Bulgaria to Glasgow bus services, operated by Georg, depart from Sofia station.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow is to fly which takes 8 h 48 min and costs $60 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $330 - $470 and takes 47 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sofia Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Bulgaria to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 1614.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 48 min

What companies run services between Bulgaria and Glasgow, Scotland?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and seven other airlines fly from Sofia to Glasgow hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sofia to Glasgow via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 47 h 35 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Burgas to Edinburgh via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Burgas to Edinburgh via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,100 - $6,000
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $6,000
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Sofia, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,100 - $4,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Sofia, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Vienna, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sofia to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Sofia, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Vienna, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Vienna, Prague
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Burgas to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Burgas to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Varna to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sofia to Edinburgh via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Burgas to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Györ to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$110 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $210
Eurostar
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
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
$95 - $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
$172
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 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
KARAT-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Sofia Serdika to Györ
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
karat-s.com
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Sofia to Liège
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to London
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$300 - $380
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
44 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Balkan Horn
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
40 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$169
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
Ferry operators

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Glasgow is 2 h behind Bulgaria. It is currently 4:20 PM in Bulgaria and 2:20 PM in Glasgow.

Bulgaria Air, KLM, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Sofia Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 757+ hotels available in Glasgow. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bulgaria to Varna Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $2 - $4.

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