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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, ferry or night bus

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Fly Glasgow to Cagliari

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cagliari (CAG)

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Cagliari

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cagliari (CAG)

Fly Glasgow to Alghero, bus, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Alghero (AHO)
  2. Take the bus from Aeroporto Fertilia to Macomer Autostazione
  3. Take the train from Macomer to Cagliari

Train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milton Keynes Newport Pagnell to Deva
  3. Take the bus from Deva to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Cagliari

Night bus, bus and ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Deva
  3. Take the bus from Deva to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Cagliari

Glasgow (GLA) to Cagliari (CAG) flights

24 Weekly Planes
8h 44m Average Duration
€26 Cheapest Price
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International entry into Italy from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Italy from United Kingdom

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Isle of Man, Jersey, Martinique, Monaco, Réunion, Svalbard and Jan Mayen and United Kingdom
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Kuwait, Macau, Martinique, Mayotte, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Réunion, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican
  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Monaco and United Kingdom unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Italy.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs £22 - £130 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs £22 - £130 and takes 5h 40m.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 2098 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 16h and costs £270 - £700.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cagliari (CAG), including transfers and time at the airport.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Cagliari Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 15m and has one stopover.

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Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1h ahead of Glasgow Airport (GLA). It is currently 11:24 PM in Glasgow Airport (GLA) and 12:24 AM in Cagliari Airport (CAG).

Smartwings, Volotea, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 281+ hotels available in Cagliari Airport (CAG). Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 2097.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Cagliari Airport (CAG), Italy?

KLM, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Cagliari Airport (CAG) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via Rome
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €230
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London City, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €250
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Heathrow, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via Frankfurt, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Gatwick, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €230
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€26 - €160
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€26 - €160
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€27 - €160
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€25 - €160
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€28 - €170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via London Heathrow, Basel
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €340
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Gatwick, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€26 - €160
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Heathrow, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Flights from Glasgow to Alghero via London Gatwick, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Edinburgh to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €500
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cagliari via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €240
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€10 - €15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€23 - €30
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Macomer to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €24
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€22 - €24
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Redentours Sardegna
Phone
+39078430325
Email
info@redentours.com
Website
redentours.com
Bus from Aeroporto Fertilia to Macomer Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Redentours Sardegna
Logudoro Tours S.R.L.
Phone
079 3961037
Email
logudorotours@gmail.com
Website
logudorotours.it
Bus from Aeroporto Fertilia to Macomer Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Logudoro Tours S.R.L.
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus and ferry from Milton Keynes Newport Pagnell to Deva
Ave. Duration
34h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Deva to Salerno
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
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
Night bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
National Express
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Deva
Ave. Duration
46h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Ferry from Salerno to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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