There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by plane, bus, subway, train, night train or car

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

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow  •  2 h 39 min

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

$74 - $239

Cheapest option

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London

$47 - $161

8 alternative options

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 17 min

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

$56 - $215

Fly Glasgow to London City, Tube, train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3

$112 - $348

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3

$103 - $244

Fly Glasgow to London Stansted, Tube, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 1-3

$83 - $189

Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston

$265 - $406

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

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

$120 - $150

Night train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Watford Junction

$60 - $80

Drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 403.3 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

British Airways and Aer Lingus fly from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 2 hours. Alternatively, Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $230 - $370 and the journey takes 4 h 28 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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
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 and Friday
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 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
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 City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Central to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$203
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
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, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 549 km. The road distance is 645 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to night train which costs £40 - £60 and takes 8 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £55 - £180.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow and arriving at Heathrow Airport London. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Glasgow to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.