There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to Ashford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via London  •  5h 39m

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

£178 - £556

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Bus  •  12h

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

£19 - £25

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Train  •  6h 52m

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

£62 - £99

Drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Ashford 451.7 miles

£75 - £110

Fly to London City, train  •  3h 57m

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

£87 - £288

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4h 42m

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

£89 - £245

Fly to London Luton, train  •  4h 26m

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

£73 - £191

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International

£78 - £195

Fly to London Stansted, bus, train  •  4h 30m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

£49 - £143

Fly to Southend, train  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southend (SEN) GLA - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

£81 - £346

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Ashford is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Ashford is to fly and train which costs £85 - £290 and takes 3h 57m.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Ashford International via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Ashford is 390 miles. The road distance is 451.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Ashford without a car is to train via London which takes 5h 39m and costs £170 - £600.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Glasgow to Ashford, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow to Ashford train services, operated by LNER, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Ashford is to train via London which takes 5h 39m and costs £170 - £600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £25 and takes 12h.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Ashford.
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  • Distance: 390.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Ashford via London Euston and St Pancras International in around 5h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Ashford via London Victoria Coach Station in around 12h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £430
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £700
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Flights from Glasgow to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£200 - £1,100
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £700
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £270
Flights from Glasgow to Southend via Derry
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£150 - £550
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£150 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£380 - £550
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£26 - £40
1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£23 - £35
1st Class
£30 - £45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£35 - £50
1st Class
£60 - £90
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
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 Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
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National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Ashford, Kent
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Book at
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Glasgow to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £21
Website
Blablabus
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10
Website
Airport Bus Express

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Glasgow to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Ashford is 452 miles. It takes approximately 7h 26m to drive from Glasgow to Ashford.

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

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There are 829+ hotels available in Ashford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 19 min and costs £8.

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