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There are 5 ways to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 20 bus, train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate 21 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street

$33 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Forfar, St John's Church to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 253

$9

3 alternative options

Line 20 bus, bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer 21 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M9 / ...

$19 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 103.4 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take a town car from Forfar to Glasgow Airport 103.4 miles

$270 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to bus which costs £7 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Forfar, Council Offices and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Sanderling Road via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Forfar and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 81 miles. The road distance is 103.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to line 20 bus and train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £25 - £30.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Forfar, Council Offices station.

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Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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Map of how to get from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 80.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Forfar to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, and Buchanan Bus Station in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Murraygate
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Forfar, Council Offices to Dundee City Centre, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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 Dundee, Scotland to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Forfar, St John's Church to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Forfar to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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