There are 12 ways to get from Germany to Scotland by plane, train, bus, car, car ferry, night bus or car train

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 Dusseldorf to Edinburgh  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Edinburgh (EDI) DUS - EDI

$81 - $376

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Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Glasgow (GLA) SXF - GLA

$33 - $172

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Fly Hamburg to Edinburgh  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Edinburgh (EDI) HAM - EDI

$51 - $236

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Edinburgh  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Edinburgh (EDI) CGN - EDI

$71 - $335

Fly Frankfurt to Edinburgh  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Edinburgh (EDI) FRA - EDI

$103 - $386

Fly Dusseldorf to Glasgow  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Glasgow (GLA) DUS - GLA

$73 - $314

Train via Köln Hbf  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$431 - $804

Train  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$388 - $804

Bus  •  30 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11

$116 - $206

Drive, car ferry  •  25 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to IJmuiden
  2. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  3. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

$160 - $390

Night bus, bus  •  32 h 31 min

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin, Berlin Wannsee to The Hague N31
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hamilton, Scotland

$105 - $163

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Glasgow

$396 - $501

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Scotland is to fly which costs 28€ - 150€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Scotland is to fly which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Germany and Scotland is 1140 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Germany to Scotland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Glasgow via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin Kaiserdamm, Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Scotland. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Glasgow Central via Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels - Midi and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Germany and Scotland?

Eurowings, KLM and three other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Glasgow via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Brussels - Midi, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 16 h 21 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,500
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$90 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Berlin Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin Kaiserdamm to Lille
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
National Express
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
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hamilton, Scotland
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Berlin, Berlin Wannsee to The Hague
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$40
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$61
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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