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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or subway

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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Train  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston

£154 - £510

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Bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

£22 - £34

9 alternative options

Night bus  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to London Finchley Road Ukn10

£30 - £37

Drive  •  6h 49m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station 411.3 miles

£60 - £95

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, subway  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  3. Take the subway from Green Park station to Canary Wharf station

£49 - £215

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 12m

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

£34 - £153

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

£65 - £218

Fly Glasgow to London City  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

£60 - £252

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train, subway  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
  4. Take the subway from West Hampstead station to Canary Wharf station

£44 - £164

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train, subway  •  4h 46m

  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 Tottenham Hale to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the subway from Stratford station to Canary Wharf station

£38 - £159

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Southampton (SOU) GLA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo

£101 - £245

Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and South Quay DLR Station is around 5h 14m and covers a distance of around 409 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 58m. Operated by Avanti West Coast and London Underground (Tube), the Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in South Quay DLR Station. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 14m
Fastest journey time:
4h 58m
Journey distance:
409 miles
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
£154
Carbon emissions:
34 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 South Quay DLR Station train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Thursday, August 5, 2021

Glasgow → South Quay DLR Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in South Quay DLR Station is 111.

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The social distance requirement in South Quay DLR Station is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 9h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station is to fly which costs £60 - £260 and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station station. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Canary Wharf station via Euston station and Green Park station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 7m.

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The distance between Glasgow and South Quay DLR Station is 350 miles. The road distance is 411.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station without a car is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs £150 - £550.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station, including transfers.

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Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs £150 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £35 and takes 9h 27m, you could also fly, which costs £60 - £260 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station.
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  • Distance: 349.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and South Quay DLR Station, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Glasgow Central to London Euston hourly. Tickets cost £150 - £550 and the journey takes 4h 36m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 once daily. Tickets cost £14 - £18 and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Train operators
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
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park station to Canary Wharf station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from West Hampstead station to Canary Wharf station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Stratford station to Canary Wharf station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
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 West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
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
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Glasgow to London Finchley Road
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£27 - £35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station is 411 miles. It takes approximately 6h 49m to drive from Glasgow to South Quay DLR Station.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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