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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG) by plane, bus, train or ferry

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Fly from Glasgow

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Edmonton (YEG)

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Train, ferry to Campbeltown, fly

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
  2. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Campbeltown Ferry Terminal
  3. Fly from Campbeltown (CAL) to Edmonton (YEG)

Bus to Edinburgh, fly

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Edmonton (YEG)

Train, train to Newcastle, fly

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Edmonton (YEG)

Glasgow (GLA) to Edmonton (YEG) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Edmonton (YEG) is around 17h 12m and covers a distance of around 6269 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 20m. The fastest flight normally takes 12h 24m. Services are operated by KLM, WestJet, Air Transat and others. Typically 85 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
11h 52m
Layover time:
5h 20m
Total time:
17h 12m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
12h 24m
Flight distance:
6269 km
Flights per week:
85
Cheapest price:
$517
Carbon emissions:
1271 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
10:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Edmonton (YEG) flight schedules

United Kingdom → Canada
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International entry into Canada from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Canada from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior for all arrivals by land or air 5 years of age or older
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers are required to submit their travel plan and proof of vaccination using ArriveCAN app prior to arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Canada

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Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

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

Frequently Asked Questions


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

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Edmonton Airport (YEG) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG) is to train and ferry and fly, which costs £240 - £750 and takes 22h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG) is to fly which costs £290 - £950 and takes 15h 14m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 6276 km.

It takes approximately 15h 14m to get from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Edmonton Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 15m and has one stopover.

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Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 7h behind Glasgow. It is currently 10:10 AM in Glasgow and 3:10 AM in Edmonton Airport (YEG).

Air Transat, KLM and WestJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Edmonton Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Edmonton Airport (YEG). Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG).
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  • Distance: 6276.3 km
  • Duration: 15h 14m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Edmonton Airport (YEG), Canada?

KLM, WestJet and five other airlines fly from Glasgow to Edmonton Airport (YEG) every 2 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
17h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Toronto
Ave. Duration
19h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
14h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 49m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
14h 24m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 59m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Edmonton via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
13h 54m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
16h 4m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, Toronto
Ave. Duration
31h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto, Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
18h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Edmonton via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
18h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, London Heathrow, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
17h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, London Heathrow, Montreal
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Edmonton via Paris CDG, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
18h 49m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Campbeltown to Edmonton via Glasgow, Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Toronto
Ave. Duration
20h 36m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
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 to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$27 - $35
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$180 - $260
TransPennine Express Service
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
$16 - $23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators

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