There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to Somerset by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly Glasgow to Bristol, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  2. Take the bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$48 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Taunton National Express

$39 - $46

7 alternative options

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  3. Take the bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$56 - $164

Fly Glasgow to Exeter, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT
  2. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$79 - $214

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Cardiff, train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  4. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$105 - $278

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton

$243 - $369

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Taunton

$200 - $292

Train, bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Bristol, Bus Station 7Xp
  4. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5

$167 - $237

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Somerset 408.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Somerset is to bus which costs £29 - £35 and takes 11 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Somerset is to fly and bus which costs £35 - £110 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Somerset is 336 miles. The road distance is 408.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Glasgow to Somerset, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Somerset. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at North Petherton, Shovel Lodge via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 52 min.

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Somerset via Birmingham New Street, Taunton, Taunton Station, Taunton, The Parade, and Taunton, Bus Station in around 8 h 8 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Somerset twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Glasgow Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Single
$190 - $290
Off-Peak Single
$220 - $320
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lulsgate Bottom, Airport Tavern to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Bridgwater, Huntworth Lane M5
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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