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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow to The Louvre by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord

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Fly Glasgow to Beauvais, bus

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Beauvais (BVA)
  2. Take the bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to The Louvre

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to The Louvre

Train to Glasgow, fly to Paris CDG

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris CDG (CDG)

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Paris CDG

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Paris CDG (CDG)

Fly Glasgow to Paris Orly

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Paris Orly (ORY)

Glasgow to The Louvre by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and The Louvre is around 9h 3m and covers a distance of around 1097 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 1m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 17m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Glasgow to The Louvre service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in The Louvre. Typically 33 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 2m
Layover time:
2h 1m
Total time:
9h 3m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 17m
Journey distance:
1097 km
Services per week:
33
Cheapest price:
€290
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:32
Last service departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to The Louvre train, subway and walk schedules

United Kingdom → France
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International entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Conditions of entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from United Kingdom.

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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
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in The Louvre is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in The Louvre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in The Louvre is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from France.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to The Louvre is to night bus and bus which costs £50 - £65 and takes 21h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to The Louvre is to train and fly which costs £45 - £160 and takes 5h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to The Louvre. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti via London Victoria and Gare De Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to The Louvre. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Chatelet Les Halles via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 19m.

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The distance between Glasgow and The Louvre is 897 km.

The best way to get from Glasgow to The Louvre without a car is to train which takes 8h 19m and costs £240 - £850.

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

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow to The Louvre is to train which takes 8h 19m and costs £240 - £850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £80 and takes 18h 27m, you could also fly, which costs £55 - £130 and takes 7h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to The Louvre.
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  • Distance: 897.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 19m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and The Louvre, France?

You can take a train from Glasgow to The Louvre via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, and Chatelet Les Halles in around 8h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to The Louvre via London Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria, Gare De Bercy, and Pont Des Arts - Quai De Conti in around 18h 27m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €250
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €250
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €460
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €450
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€70 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €150
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €160
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €380
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via London Heathrow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€28 - €170
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via London Gatwick, Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €180
Flights from Glasgow to Beauvais via London Stansted, Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€28 - €170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Edinburgh to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €320
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Glasgow to Paris Orly via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
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 - €6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€2 - €4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€4 - €6
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
National Express
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.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
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€25 - €31
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Glasgow to The Louvre bus services, operated by Traveleuro Tours & Travels, arrive at Paris Bercy station.

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The Louvre is 1h ahead of Glasgow. It is currently 3:41 AM in Glasgow and 4:41 AM in The Louvre.

Glasgow to The Louvre train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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easyJet, KLM, Air France and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 5248+ hotels available in The Louvre. Prices start at €87 per night.

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