There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Guildford by train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 23 min

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

$261 - $401

Cheapest option

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

$64 - $186

9 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$205 - $331

Bus  •  9 h 52 min

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

$145 - $169

Night train, train  •  8 h 17 min

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

$71 - $102

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Guildford 422.8 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Glasgow to London City, train  •  3 h 47 min

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

$97 - $328

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow  •  4 h 17 min

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

$84 - $255

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train  •  4 h 23 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

$72 - $196

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR

$66 - $231

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  4 h 30 min

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

$88 - $248

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Guildford via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Guildford once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $160 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
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 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
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 Reading
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Single
$190 - $290
Off-Peak Single
$210 - $320
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$212
Sleeper Seat
$55 - $80
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Central College of Commerce (North Frederick Street) to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Guildford?

The distance between Glasgow and Guildford is 569 km. The road distance is 676 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford is to fly and train which costs £45 - £140 and takes 4 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford?

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Guildford is to fly and train which takes 3 h 47 min and costs £65 - £240.

Is there a direct train between Glasgow and Guildford?

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Guildford via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Glasgow and Guildford?

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Friary Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London and Woking Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Guildford?

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Glasgow to Guildford, including transfers.