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There are 14 ways to get from Glasgow to La Spezia by bus, plane, train, bus and ferry, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Pisa, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Pisa (PSA) EDI - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€36 - €172

Cheapest option

Train to Glasgow/Prestwick, fly to Pisa, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) to Pisa (PSA) PIK - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€30 - €154

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Fly Glasgow to Pisa, train  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Pisa (PSA) GLA - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€87 - €316

Fly Glasgow to Genoa, train  •  9h 49m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Genoa (GOA) GLA - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to La Spezia Centrale

€93 - €347

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) EDI - MXP
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€51 - €221

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) EDI - BGY
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€37 - €165

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Pisa  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Pisa (PSA) MAN - PSA
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

€118 - €421

Train  •  27h 51m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal Eil
  3. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf Ice
  4. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Milano Centrale Ec
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Ic / ...

€542 - €1422

Train, bus via Paris  •  29h 48m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
  4. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

€230 - €939

Train, bus  •  32h 29m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Genoa
  4. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

€240 - €717

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Brussels
  3. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Genoa
  4. Take the bus from Genoa to La Spezia 500 / ...

€94 - €129

Train, bus and ferry, night train  •  40h 32m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Salzburg
  3. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Firenze S.M.N. Nj
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale Re
  5. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...

€283 - €785

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  20h 37m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to La Spezia

€395 - €511

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 43m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to La Spezia

€265 - €391

Glasgow to La Spezia by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and La Spezia is around 2 days 12h and covers a distance of around 2522 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 12h. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Buses, Eurostar and others, the Glasgow to La Spezia service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in La Spezia Centrale. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 12h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 12h
Journey distance:
2522 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€407
Carbon emissions:
133 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:33
Last service departs at:
05:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to La Spezia train and bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in La Spezia is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in La Spezia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in La Spezia is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to La Spezia is to bus and fly and train which costs £30 - £150 and takes 10h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to La Spezia is to train and fly which costs £25 - £140 and takes 7h 26m.

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The distance between Glasgow and La Spezia is 1644 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow to La Spezia without a car is to train which takes 27h 51m and costs £460 - £1,300.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Glasgow to La Spezia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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La Spezia is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 2:33 PM in Glasgow and 3:33 PM in La Spezia.

Ryanair, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and three other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 440+ hotels available in La Spezia. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to La Spezia.
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  • Distance: 1643.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and La Spezia, Italy?

You can take a train from Glasgow to La Spezia via London Euston, Euston Station, St Pancras International, London St Pancras Eurostar, Amsterdam Centraal, Basel Bad Bf, and Milano Centrale in around 27h 51m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€19 - €110
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€21 - €150
Flights from Glasgow/Prestwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€14 - €80
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€6 - €70
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€6 - €70
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€6 - €70
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€6 - €70
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Bergamo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€6 - €70
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€26 - €130
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€26 - €130
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Glasgow to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Glasgow to Pisa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Flights from Glasgow to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€50 - €180
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €180
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€65 - €250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €430
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €210
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Glasgow to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €240
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Genova Brignole to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€27 - €30
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Train from Genova Brignole to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €10
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €21
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €10
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €14
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Genova Brignole to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €14
Base Standard
€24 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€19 - €26
Base Standard
€35 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €15
Base Standard
€24 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €28
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€9 - €14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€21 - €28
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€75 - €100
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€190 - €260
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€170 - €230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€450 - €600
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €95
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€24 - €35
Off-Peak Day Single
€45 - €70
Anytime Day Single
€60 - €95
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€13 - €19
Off-Peak Day Single
€19 - €30
Anytime Day Single
€26 - €40
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €360
Standard
€130 - €170
Standard Premier
€180 - €240
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€310 - €350
Standard
€120 - €150
Standard Premier
€170 - €220
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€55 - €85
1st Class
€95 - €140
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€190 - €350
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€65 - €500
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
€65 - €95
Anytime Day Single
€220 - €320
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€350 - €500
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
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
€11 - €16
Website
Scottish Citylink
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Blablabus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Genoa
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Genoa
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
22h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators

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