There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Peterhead by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen

$48 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride X27
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Union Square Bus Station M92 / ...

$32 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Union Square Bus Station M9

$34 - $51

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Peterhead 177.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, line 68 bus, line 60 bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Aberdeen (ABZ) GLA - ABZ
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Aberdeen, Adelphi (St. Nicholas Street) to Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride)
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride) to Peterhead, Links Terrace

$75 - $302

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Peterhead is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Peterhead is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Peterhead is 148 miles. The road distance is 177.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Glasgow to Peterhead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Peterhead. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Peterhead, Links Terrace via Broxden, Park and Ride, Union Square Bus Station and Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Peterhead. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Peterhead.
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  • Distance: 147.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Peterhead, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Peterhead hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Peterhead via Broxden, Park and Ride, Union Square Bus Station, and Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride) in around 5 h 39 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Southampton
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Adelphi (St. Nicholas Street) to Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ellon, Park & Ride (Ellon Park & Ride) to Peterhead, Links Terrace
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK

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