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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Ohrid by bus, plane, train, night train, bus and ferry, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Tirana, bus

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Tirana (TIA)
  3. Take the bus from Tiranë to Ohrid

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Fly Glasgow to Tirana, bus

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Tirana (TIA)
  2. Take the bus from Tiranë to Ohrid

Fly Glasgow to Skopje, bus

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Skopje (SKP)
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Ohrid

Train, night train, bus

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wuerzburg Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Würzburg to Ohrid

Train, night train, bus via Sankt Pölten

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to St.Poelten Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Sankt Pölten to Ohrid

Bus, bus and ferry

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Düsseldorf
  3. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Tetovo
  4. Take the bus from Tetovo to Ohrid

Night bus, bus and ferry, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Duisburg
  3. Take the bus from Duisburg to Ohrid

Drive, Eurotunnel

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

Drive, car ferry

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

Glasgow to Ohrid by train, bus and night train

The journey time between Glasgow and Ohrid is around 2 days 23h and covers a distance of around 3368 km. This includes an average layover time of around 32h 35m. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 11h. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Buses, Eurostar and others, the Glasgow to Ohrid service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Ohrid. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
38h 31m
Layover time:
32h 35m
Total time:
2 days 23h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2 days 11h
Journey distance:
3368 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$470
Carbon emissions:
307 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 Ohrid train, bus and night train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Ohrid is to bus and fly which costs £45 - £210 and takes 12h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Ohrid is to bus and fly which costs £45 - £210 and takes 12h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Ohrid. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Ohrid via London, Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof and Tetovo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46h 50m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Ohrid is 2445 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Ohrid without a car is to train and night train and bus which takes 41h 39m and costs £340 - £950.

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It takes approximately 12h 31m to get from Glasgow to Ohrid, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Tirana Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to Ohrid bus services, operated by AD Galeb Ohrid, arrive at Ohrid station.

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Ohrid is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 3:54 AM in Glasgow and 4:54 AM in Ohrid.

Map of how to get from Glasgow to Ohrid.
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  • Distance: 2445 km
  • Duration: 12h 31m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Ohrid, North Macedonia?

There is no direct connection from Glasgow to Ohrid. However, you can take the bus to Edinburgh Airport, Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana Airport, take the shuttle to Tirana, take the walk to Tiranë, then take the bus to Ohrid. Alternatively, you can take the train to Paisley Gilmour Street, take the walk to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road, take the line 757 bus to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building, take the walk to Glasgow airport, fly to Tirana, take the walk to Tirana Airport, take the shuttle to Tirana, take the walk to Tiranë, then take the bus to Ohrid.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tirana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via London Gatwick, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Tirana via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Tirana via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via London Gatwick, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Tirana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Tirana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Antalya
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Frankfurt, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Glasgow to Skopje via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Train operators
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
Nightjet
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 41m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
Nightjet
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
$180
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
$12 - $18
Website
Scottish Citylink
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
galeb.mk
Bus from Tiranë to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
galeb.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Tetovo to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
facebook.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
22h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
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Bus from Tetovo to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Nasir Tours
Phone
+389 (0) 42 218 007
Website
nasirtours.de
Bus from Würzburg to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
nasirtours.mk
Euro Bus MK
Phone
+389 46 787 312
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Sankt Pölten to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
Book at
eurobus.mk
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
8h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Megabus UK
Night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Megabus UK
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Bashkim Tours
Phone
+389 44 338 003
Bus from Duisburg to Ohrid
Ave. Duration
36h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
bashkimtours.com
Ferry operators

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Wizz Air UK, Ryanair, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Tirana Airport.

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