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There are 11 ways to get from Dover to Glasgow by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$277 - $425

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Bus  •  12h 20m

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

$41 - $99

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Train LNER  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Glasgow Central

$112 - $165

Drive  •  7h 45m

  1. Drive from Dover to Glasgow 473.2 miles

$100 - $150

Train to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$127 - $366

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Tonbridge
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA

$88 - $219

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$149 - $348

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$118 - $292

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$100 - $234

Train to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$101 - $213

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$136 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Glasgow is to bus which costs £30 - £80 and takes 12h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Glasgow is to train and fly which costs £65 - £170 and takes 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Glasgow via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Glasgow Central via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Dover and Glasgow is 402 miles. The road distance is 473.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs £210 - £330.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Dover to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Dover to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dover station.

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Dover to Glasgow train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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The best way to get from Dover to Glasgow is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs £210 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £80 and takes 12h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 401.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Dover, England and Glasgow, Scotland?

You can take a train from Dover to Glasgow via St Pancras International and London Euston in around 7h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Glasgow via London Victoria Coach Station in around 12h 20m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Dover Priory to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Dover Priory to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Dover to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Glasgow is 473 miles. It takes approximately 7h 45m to drive from Dover to Glasgow.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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