There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Kent by train, bus, night train, car, plane or subway

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  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International Eurostar / ...

$267 - $417

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Bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Maidstone, King Street (Chequers Bus Station) 021 / ...

$44 - $55

9 alternative options

Night train, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$79 - $118

Drive  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Kent 443.3 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$128 - $323

Fly Glasgow to London City, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$116 - $357

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 8 min

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

$89 - $239

Fly Glasgow to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to Lenham

$90 - $211

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

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International

$86 - $236

Fly Glasgow to Southend, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southend (SEN) GLA - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$129 - $416

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International

$93 - $217

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Kent is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 12 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Kent is to fly and train which costs £85 - £280 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Kent is 383 miles. The road distance is 443.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Glasgow to Kent, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Kent. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Lenham, Rayners Hill via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Maidstone, King Street (Boots). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Kent. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Lenham via St Pancras International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Kent via London Euston, St Pancras International, and Ashford International in around 6 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Kent via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Maidstone, King Street (Chequers Bus Station), and Maidstone, King Street (Boots) in around 12 h 24 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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 Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Glasgow to Southend via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from London Victoria to Lenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Ashford International to Lenham
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$57 - $63
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
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Maidstone, King Street (Chequers Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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