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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Guildford by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$244 - $375

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Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$62 - $184

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$181 - $396

Train LNER  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$81 - $119

Bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

$136 - $162

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Guildford 422.8 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Glasgow to London City, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$95 - $325

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR

$83 - $253

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$66 - $229

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$66 - $190

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking

$86 - $244

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford is to fly and train which costs £45 - £150 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford is to fly and train which costs £45 - £150 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Guildford via Birmingham New Street and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Guildford is 356 miles. The road distance is 422.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Glasgow to Guildford, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Guildford 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 Guildford is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £130 and takes 9 h 27 min, you could also fly, which costs £60 - £200 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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

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Glasgow to Guildford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 355.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Guildford via London Euston, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Guildford once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $25
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com
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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Guildford is 423 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Glasgow to Guildford.

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

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There are 389+ hotels available in Guildford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 18 min and costs £7.

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