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

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Fly from Glasgow

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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Train, train to Durham, fly

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  3. Fly from Durham (MME) to Johannesburg (JNB)

Bus to Edinburgh, fly

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Edinburgh Airport Arrivals Terminal
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Johannesburg (JNB)

Train to Aberdeen, fly

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Johannesburg (JNB)

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 Johannesburg (JNB)

Train, train to Inverness, fly

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Johannesburg (JNB)

Glasgow (GLA) to Johannesburg (JNB) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Johannesburg (JNB) is around 19h 12m and covers a distance of around 9628 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 37m. The fastest flight normally takes 14h 15m. Services are operated by KLM, British Airways, Lufthansa and others. Typically 70 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:
13h 34m
Layover time:
5h 37m
Total time:
19h 12m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
14h 15m
Flight distance:
9628 km
Flights per week:
70
Cheapest price:
R 6 357
Carbon emissions:
1952 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Johannesburg (JNB) flight schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Gleneagles is to bus and fly which costs £320 - £800 and takes 17h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Gleneagles is to bus and fly which takes 17h 16m and costs £320 - £800.

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The distance between Glasgow and Gleneagles is 9632 km.

It takes approximately 18h 5m to get from Glasgow to Gleneagles, including transfers.

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

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Gleneagles is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 11:24 AM in Glasgow and 12:24 PM in Gleneagles.

KLM, Lufthansa, Emirates and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Johannesburg Airport.

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There are 492+ hotels available in Gleneagles. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Gleneagles.
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  • Distance: 9631.7 km
  • Duration: 18h 5m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Gleneagles, South Africa?

KLM, British Airways and four other airlines fly from Glasgow to Gleneagles every 3 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 23 000
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 25 000
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via Belfast City, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 23 000
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 24 000
Flights from Aberdeen to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 24 000
Flights from Aberdeen to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 25 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 24 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R 7 500 - R 28 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 26 000
Flights from Inverness to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 22 000
Flights from Inverness to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 25 000
Flights from Inverness to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 24 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 22 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Durban
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 24 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via Belfast City, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 23 000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Aberdeen to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 19 000
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 18 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 20 000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 21 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 24 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 19 000
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 500 - R 21 000
Flights from Inverness to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 19 000
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 19 000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Glasgow to Johannesburg via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 8 000 - R 28 000
Flights from Newcastle to Johannesburg via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 8 000 - R 30 000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 18 000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 20 000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Johannesburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 6 000 - R 15 000
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R 5 500 - R 17 000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Durham to Johannesburg via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 7 000 - R 21 000
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 Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R 650 - R 2 000
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
R 650 - R 950
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 1 500 - R 2 000
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R 210 - R 600
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
R 210 - R 300
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 470 - R 600
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 270 - R 800
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
R 270 - R 390
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 600 - R 800
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R 480 - R 1 500
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
R 480 - R 700
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 1 100 - R 1 500
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 320 - R 3 000
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
R 320 - R 450
Anytime Day Single
R 1 300 - R 1 900
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 2 000 - R 3 000
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 300 - R 2 100
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
R 300 - R 430
Anytime Day Single
R 900 - R 1 300
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 1 400 - R 2 100
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 410 - R 3 600
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
R 410 - R 600
Anytime Day Single
R 1 600 - R 2 300
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
R 2 500 - R 3 600
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 1 200 - R 3 600
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
R 1 200 - R 1 500
Anytime Day 1st Class
R 2 500 - R 3 600
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 1 500 - R 4 200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
R 1 500 - R 1 800
Anytime Day 1st Class
R 2 900 - R 4 200
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 750 - R 1 200
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
R 330 - R 460
Off-Peak Day Single
R 550 - R 900
Anytime Day Single
R 750 - R 1 200
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 950 - R 1 500
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
R 390 - R 550
Off-Peak Day Single
R 700 - R 1 100
Anytime Day Single
R 950 - R 1 500
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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
R 180 - R 250
Website
Scottish Citylink

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