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There are 12 ways to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

£192 - £568

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Bus  •  14h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Ipswich

£27 - £37

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Train via Peterborough  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Ipswich

£87 - £422

Train, bus  •  12h 42m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Norwich
  3. Take the bus from Norwich, Kings Lane to Lowestoft, station X2 / ...
  4. Take the train from Lowestoft to Saxmundham

£230 - £472

Drive  •  7h 3m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Saxmundham 422.8 miles

£60 - £95

Fly Glasgow to London City, train  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich

£96 - £346

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

£88 - £314

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  3. Take the train from Chelmsford to Ipswich
  4. Take the train from Ipswich to Saxmundham

£59 - £217

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

£82 - £241

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  3. Take the train from Chelmsford to Ipswich

£61 - £173

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

£91 - £204

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

£92 - £280

Glasgow to Saxmundham by train and subway

The journey time between Glasgow and Saxmundham is around 8h 55m and covers a distance of around 495 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 11m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube) and Greater Anglia, the Glasgow to Saxmundham service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Saxmundham. Typically 81 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 55m
Fastest journey time:
7h 11m
Journey distance:
495 miles
Services per week:
81
Cheapest price:
£192
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:26
Last service departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to Saxmundham train and subway schedules

Glasgow → Saxmundham
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 14h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham is to fly and train which costs £95 - £350 and takes 6h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Saxmundham. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Saxmundham, Waitrose via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport London and Old Cattle Market Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Saxmundham. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Saxmundham via Euston Square station, London Liverpool Street and Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 49m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Saxmundham is 345 miles. The road distance is 422.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham without a car is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs £190 - £600.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs £190 - £600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £40 and takes 14h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Saxmundham.
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  • Distance: 345.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Saxmundham, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow to Saxmundham via London Euston, Euston Square station, Liverpool Street station, London Liverpool Street, and Ipswich in around 7h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Saxmundham via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Stansted Airport London, Ipswich, and Old Cattle Market Bus Station in around 14h 38m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £300
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Lowestoft to Saxmundham
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Saxmundham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £360
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£160 - £230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £360
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Norwich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£80 - £120
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£70 - £110
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£80 - £120
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Bus operators
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
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
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
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Glasgow to Saxmundham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ipswich station.

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Glasgow to Saxmundham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Ipswich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Saxmundham is 423 miles. It takes approximately 7h 3m to drive from Glasgow to Saxmundham.

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British Airways offers flights from Glasgow Airport to London City Airport.

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