There are 6 ways to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train via Edinburgh  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$49 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station M20

$29 - $55

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Glasgow Central

$41 - $128

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 170.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Newcastle  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Glasgow (GLA) NCL - GLA

$74 - $464

Train to Manchester, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

$103 - $349

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Durham and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 136 miles. The road distance is 170.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham station to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Durham, Bus Station and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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The best way to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs £35 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £45 and takes 6 h 21 min, You could also fly, which costs £55 - £370 and takes 4 h 27 min..

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Map of how to get from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 135.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Durham, England and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a train from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Edinburgh, Glasgow Queen Street, and Glasgow, North Court (Buchanan Street) in around 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Durham to Glasgow Airport (GLA) once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Durham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Durham to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Durham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Durham to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Durham to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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