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Fly Glasgow to Rhodes  •  8h 19m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Rhodes (RHO) GLA - RHO

€53 - €242

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Rhodes  •  8h 35m

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

€53 - €228

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Dalaman, ferry  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dalaman (DLM) EDI - DLM
  3. Take the ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos

€191 - €365

Fly Glasgow to Dalaman, ferry  •  10h 46m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dalaman (DLM) GLA - DLM
  2. Take the ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos

€196 - €379

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Rhodes  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Rhodes (RHO) MAN - RHO

€128 - €549

Train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens
  4. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Rhodes Bsf / ...

€426 - €928

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gliwice
  3. Take the bus from Gliwice to Athens
  4. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Rhodes Bsf / ...

€173 - €325

Night bus, bus and ferry, bus, ferry  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  4. Take the ferry from Piraeus to Rhodes Bsf / ...

€171 - €348

Glasgow (GLA) to Rhodes (RHO) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Rhodes (RHO) is around 7h 45m and covers a distance of around 3259 km. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 30m. Services are operated by Jet2.com, Lufthansa, Ryanair and others. Typically 15 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
7h 45m
Fastest flight journey time:
4h 30m
Flight distance:
3259 km
Flights per week:
15
Cheapest price:
€45
Carbon emissions:
660 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:45
Last flight departs at:
15:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Rhodes (RHO) flight schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rhodes is 0210 521 2054.

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

The social distance requirement in Rhodes is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0210 521 2054.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Rhodes is to bus and fly which costs £45 - £200 and takes 8h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Rhodes is to fly which costs £45 - £210 and takes 8h 19m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Rhodes is 3253 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow to Rhodes without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 3h and costs £360 - £800.

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It takes approximately 8h 19m to get from Glasgow to Rhodes, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Rhodes Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 30m.

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Rhodes is 2h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 7:33 AM in Glasgow and 9:33 AM in Rhodes.

Jet2.com, Lufthansa, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Rhodes Airport.

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There are 449+ hotels available in Rhodes. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Rhodes.
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  • Distance: 3253.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 19m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Rhodes, Greece?

Jet2.com, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Glasgow to Rhodes twice daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Rhodes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€160 - €500
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€150 - €460
Flights from Edinburgh to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €700
Flights from Edinburgh to Dalaman via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €750
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €800
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Rhodes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €700
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Flights from Edinburgh to Dalaman via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €900
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€200 - €950
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Rhodes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via Kaunas
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €350
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€130 - €320
Flights from Edinburgh to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Glasgow to Dalaman
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €290
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Rhodes via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €1100
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €1000
Flights from Manchester to Rhodes via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €1000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dalaman via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€220 - €650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Rhodes via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€85 - €110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€210 - €290
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€170 - €230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€450 - €600
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €110
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€26 - €40
Off-Peak Day Single
€50 - €80
Anytime Day Single
€65 - €110
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
€11 - €16
Off-Peak Day Single
€14 - €23
Anytime Day Single
€20 - €35
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€25 - €40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€11 - €27
Off-Peak Single
€19 - €28
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€25 - €40
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
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria Station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
40h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€144
Website
Balkan Horn
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€66
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€66
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
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
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gliwice
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Megabus UK
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
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Sofia
Ave. Duration
41h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
Dodecanese Flying Dolphins
Phone
+302241304030
Email
info@12fd.gr
Website
12fd.gr
Ferry from Fethiye to Rhodos
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40
Website
Dodecanese Flying Dolphins
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Piraeus to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €120
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€61 - €65
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€75 - €95
Economy
€45 - €60
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€70 - €90
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€95 - €120
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €95
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€45 - €65
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€75 - €95
Economy
€35 - €50
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€55 - €80

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