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There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to Normandy by plane, train, bus, car ferry, ferry, bus and ferry, car or car train

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Fly Glasgow to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris CDG (CDG) GLA - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Evreux - Normandie

€106 - €323

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Fly Glasgow to Beauvais, train  •  15h 24m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Beauvais (BVA) GLA - BVA
  2. Take the train from Beauvais to Abancourt
  3. Take the train from Abancourt to Rouen Rive Droite

€51 - €214

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris CDG (CDG) EDI - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Evreux - Normandie

€86 - €329

Fly Glasgow to Jersey, car ferry, ferry  •  9h 9m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Jersey (JER) GLA - JER
  2. Take the car ferry from Jersey St Helier to Guernsey St Peter Port
  3. Take the ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Dielette

€209 - €495

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train, car ferry  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Poole
  3. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg

€132 - €369

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris Orly (ORY) EDI - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Evreux - Normandie

€96 - €381

Train  •  14h 3m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Massy Tgv Tgv
  4. Take the train from Massy Palaiseau to Le Havre Tgv

€362 - €1028

Bus, bus and ferry  •  21h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport 803 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Le Havre 732

€53 - €79

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 34m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Le Havre

€264 - €316

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 2m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Le Havre

€135 - €196

Glasgow to Normandy by train, subway, walk and tram

The journey time between Glasgow and Normandy is around 25h 25m and covers a distance of around 1419 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 22m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Glasgow to Normandy service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Hôtel de Ville. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
25h 25m
Fastest journey time:
23h 22m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
74 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
17:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Normandy train, subway, walk and tram schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Normandy is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Normandy is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Normandy is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from France.

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Last updated: 19 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Glasgow to Normandy is to bus and bus and ferry, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 21h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Normandy is to fly and train which costs £90 - £280 and takes 7h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, London, Lille, Paris Charles de Gaulle and Gares. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Marne La Vallee Chessy, Massy Palaiseau and Gares. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 3m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Normandy is 816 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Normandy without a car is to train which takes 14h 3m and costs £310 - £900.

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It takes approximately 7h 29m to get from Glasgow to Normandy, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Normandy bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to Normandy train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 816.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 29m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Normandy, France?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Le Havre via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Marne La Vallee Chessy, Massy Tgv, Massy Palaiseau, Le Havre, and Gares in around 14h 3m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €240
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €320
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €140
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€90 - €190
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €160
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €750
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Bristol, Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €600
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €240
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Evreux - Normandie
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€14 - €21
Rail 1st Class
€22 - €35
Train from Beauvais to Abancourt
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €21
Train from Abancourt to Rouen Rive Droite
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
South Western Railway
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Massy Tgv
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€26 - €30
1st Class
€19 - €23
Train from Massy Palaiseau to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 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
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 Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
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 Lille to Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Le Havre
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Jersey St Helier to Guernsey St Peter Port
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Condor Ferries
Manche Iles Express
Phone
0 825 131 050
Website
manche-iles.com
Ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Dielette
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Manche Iles Express
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €70
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€26 - €35
Car
€50 - €70

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Glasgow to Normandy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Le Havre station.

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Normandy is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 2:43 AM in Glasgow and 3:43 AM in Normandy.

Glasgow to Normandy train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Le Havre station.

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easyJet, Aer Lingus, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Normandy. Prices start at €75 per night.

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