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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Qatar by bus, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Doha (DOH) EDI - DOH

$408 - $1,136

2 alternative options

Fly from Glasgow  •  12h 26m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Doha (DOH) GLA - DOH

$411 - $1,629

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Doha (DOH) MAN - DOH

$468 - $1,487

Glasgow (GLA) to Doha (DOH) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Doha (DOH) is around 12h 2m and covers a distance of around 5611 km. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 25m. Services are operated by British Airways, Qatar Airways, easyJet and others. Typically 84 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
12h 2m
Fastest flight journey time:
9h 25m
Flight distance:
5611 km
Flights per week:
84
Cheapest price:
$391
Carbon emissions:
1137 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:45
Last flight departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Doha (DOH) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Qatar

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Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Qatar from August 3.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Qatar

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United Kingdom

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Qatar

Last updated: July 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Qatar is to bus and fly which costs £280 - £800 and takes 10h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Qatar is to bus and fly which costs £280 - £800 and takes 10h 9m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Qatar is 5570 km.

It takes approximately 10h 9m to get from Glasgow to Qatar, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Doha Airport is the direct flight which takes 7h.

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Qatar is 2h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 8:05 AM in Glasgow and 10:05 AM in Qatar.

Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Doha Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Qatar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Qatar.
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  • Distance: 5570.2 km
  • Duration: 10h 9m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Qatar?

British Airways, Qatar Airways and seven other airlines fly from Glasgow to Doha every 2 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Doha
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Manchester to Doha
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Manchester to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Doha
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Doha via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Manchester to Doha
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Manchester to Doha via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Doha via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Doha via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Manchester to Doha via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Manchester to Doha via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Train operators
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
$70 - $110
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
$13 - $19
Website
Scottish Citylink

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