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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Cebu City by bus, plane or train

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  22h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) EDI - CEB

₱24,678 - ₱65,937

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Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  23h 30m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) MAN - CEB

₱33,073 - ₱104,116

Fly from Glasgow  •  22h 8m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) GLA - CEB

₱31,356 - ₱70,547

Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  26h 30m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) ABZ - CEB

₱25,403 - ₱81,979

Train to Inverness, fly  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) INV - CEB

₱26,923 - ₱83,215

Train, train to Newcastle, fly  •  25h 50m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) NCL - CEB

₱36,972 - ₱91,171

Glasgow (GLA) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Mactan–Cebu (CEB) is around 18h 45m and covers a distance of around 11256 km. The fastest flight normally takes 18h 45m. Services are operated by Emirates, British Airways and Cathay Pacific. Typically two flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
18h 45m
Fastest flight journey time:
18h 45m
Flight distance:
11256 km
Flights per week:
2
Cheapest price:
₱31,797
Carbon emissions:
2282 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:20
Last flight departs at:
14:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Mactan–Cebu (CEB) flight schedules

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  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cebu City is 02 894-26843.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cebu City is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cebu City is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 02 894-26843.

Yes, entry into United Kingdom from Philippines is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to Cebu City is to bus and fly, which costs £350 - £1,000 and takes 22h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cebu City is to fly which costs £450 - £1,100 and takes 22h 8m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Cebu City is 11243 km.

It takes approximately 22h 23m to get from Glasgow to Cebu City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Mactan–Cebu Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h 5m and has one stopover.

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Cebu City is 7h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 10:42 AM in Glasgow and 5:42 PM in Cebu City.

Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Mactan–Cebu Airport.

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There are 384+ hotels available in Cebu City. Prices start at ₱5,000 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Cebu City.
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  • Distance: 11243.5 km
  • Duration: 22h 23m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Cebu City, Philippines?

Emirates, British Airways and Cathay Pacific fly from Glasgow to Cebu City twice a week.

Airlines
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₱25,000 - ₱80,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱25,000 - ₱80,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱26,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₱27,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Osaka Kansai
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱25,000 - ₱75,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱23,000 - ₱75,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Manila
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₱28,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₱26,000 - ₱80,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱26,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱24,000 - ₱75,000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱32,000 - ₱95,000
Flights from Glasgow to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₱32,000 - ₱95,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱28,000 - ₱90,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₱27,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱26,000 - ₱85,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱24,000 - ₱75,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱32,000 - ₱120,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱31,000 - ₱110,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Manchester, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₱31,000 - ₱110,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₱31,000 - ₱110,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via Manchester, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱32,000 - ₱110,000
AirAsia Philippines
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₱23,000 - ₱75,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱29,000 - ₱90,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱26,000 - ₱80,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₱24,000 - ₱75,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₱30,000 - ₱90,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₱31,000 - ₱70,000
Flights from Glasgow to Mactan–Cebu via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₱31,000 - ₱70,000
Flights from Newcastle to Mactan–Cebu via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱35,000 - ₱75,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Mactan–Cebu via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱24,000 - ₱65,000
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₱65,000 - ₱260,000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₱48,000 - ₱130,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₱46,000 - ₱130,000
Jeju Air
Website
jejuair.net
Flights from Aberdeen to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱24,000 - ₱75,000
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₱25,000 - ₱80,000
Cebu Pacific
Website
cebupacificair.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₱32,000 - ₱95,000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Mactan–Cebu via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₱36,000 - ₱110,000
Asiana Airlines
Website
flyasiana.com
Flights from Inverness to Mactan–Cebu via London Heathrow, Incheon
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₱41,000 - ₱80,000
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₱3,900 - ₱6,000
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
₱1,500 - ₱2,200
Off-Peak Day Single
₱3,000 - ₱4,500
Anytime Day Single
₱3,900 - ₱6,000
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱1,200 - ₱1,900
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
₱650 - ₱950
Off-Peak Day Single
₱850 - ₱1,400
Anytime Day Single
₱1,200 - ₱1,900
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₱2,700 - ₱4,100
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
₱1,100 - ₱1,600
Off-Peak Day Single
₱2,000 - ₱3,100
Anytime Day Single
₱2,700 - ₱4,100
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₱1,400 - ₱2,200
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
₱650 - ₱1,600
Off-Peak Single
₱1,100 - ₱1,700
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
₱1,400 - ₱2,200
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₱2,200 - ₱7,000
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
₱2,200 - ₱3,200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₱5,000 - ₱7,000
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₱2,600 - ₱8,000
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
₱2,600 - ₱3,800
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₱6,000 - ₱8,000
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₱700 - ₱2,100
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
₱700 - ₱1,100
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₱1,600 - ₱2,100
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱1,100 - ₱11,000
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
₱1,100 - ₱1,600
Anytime Day Single
₱4,500 - ₱6,500
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₱7,000 - ₱11,000
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₱650 - ₱900
Website
Scottish Citylink

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