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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Kuwait City by plane, bus or train

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Recommended option

Fly from Glasgow  •  12h 57m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Kuwait (KWI) GLA - KWI

$416 - $1,710

Cheapest option

Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  12h 32m

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

$383 - $1,518

3 alternative options

Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  16h 34m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Kuwait (KWI) ABZ - KWI

$447 - $1,740

Train, train to Newcastle, fly  •  15h 20m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Kuwait (KWI) NCL - KWI

$479 - $2,113

Train, train to Durham, fly  •  18h 21m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington
  3. Fly from Durham (MME) to Kuwait (KWI) MME - KWI

$399 - $1,767

Glasgow (GLA) to Kuwait (KWI) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Kuwait (KWI) is around 11h 33m and covers a distance of around 5040 km. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 45m. Services are operated by Lufthansa, British Airways, KLM and others. Typically 18 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
11h 33m
Fastest flight journey time:
8h 45m
Flight distance:
5040 km
Flights per week:
18
Cheapest price:
$415
Carbon emissions:
1022 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 Kuwait (KWI) flight schedules

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Kuwait due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Kuwait

Domestic travel is restricted within Kuwait due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Kuwait

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United Kingdom

Last updated: August 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Kuwait City is to bus and fly which costs £270 - £1,100 and takes 12h 32m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow to Kuwait City is to bus and fly. Taking this option will cost £270 - £1,100 and takes 12h 32m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Kuwait City is 5019 km.

It takes approximately 12h 57m to get from Glasgow to Kuwait City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Kuwait Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 5m and has one stopover.

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Kuwait City is 2h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 5:43 AM in Glasgow and 7:43 AM in Kuwait City.

Emirates, Flydubai, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Kuwait Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Kuwait City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Kuwait City.
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  • Distance: 5018.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 57m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Kuwait City, Kuwait?

Lufthansa, British Airways and six other airlines fly from Glasgow to Kuwait City 3 times a day.

Airlines
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via Malaga
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via London Heathrow, Munich
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via Belfast City, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via London Heathrow, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Newcastle to Kuwait via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kuwait via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Kuwait via Doha
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Durham to Kuwait via London Heathrow, Manama
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
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 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$30 - $45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $250
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $160
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$170 - $250
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$85 - $110
Anytime Day 1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$100 - $130
Anytime Day 1st Class
$200 - $290
TransPennine Express Service
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Scottish Citylink

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