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

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Fly Glasgow to Frankfurt  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GLA - FRA

$113 - $388

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Fly Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 16 min

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

$38 - $162

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Fly Glasgow to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 54 min

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

$79 - $320

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Hamburg  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Hamburg (HAM) EDI - HAM

$58 - $244

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Frankfurt (FRA) EDI - FRA

$111 - $394

Fly Glasgow to Munich  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Munich (MUC) GLA - MUC

$102 - $344

Train via Köln Hauptbahnhof  •  15 h 34 min

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

$451 - $787

Train  •  16 h 53 min

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

$404 - $810

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 26 min

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

$165 - $277

Drive, car ferry  •  25 h 46 min

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

$160 - $400

Train, car ferry, night bus  •  35 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Newcastle
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
  3. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N44

$107 - $390

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 39 min

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

$391 - $496

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Germany is to fly which costs £29 - £130 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Germany is to fly which costs £85 - £300 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Germany. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Germany. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via London St. Pancras International, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 34 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Germany is 690 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Germany without a car is to train which takes 15 h 34 min and costs £340 - £600.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Glasgow to Germany, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow to Germany train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Germany is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs £85 - £300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £340 - £600 and takes 15 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Germany.
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  • Distance: 690.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Germany?

Lufthansa, KLM and two other airlines fly from Glasgow to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Berlin via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 15 h 34 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $9,000
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $9,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Munich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Southampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $350
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
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 Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
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
$62
2-bed inside cabin
$110 - $160

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Glasgow to Germany bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Berlin Kaiserdamm station.

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Glasgow to Germany train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Aer Lingus, Lufthansa, KLM and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 241+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at $52 USD 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 £7.

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