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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston

£163 - £529

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 20m

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

£20 - £28

9 alternative options

Train via Hounslow West station  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross

£65 - £435

Drive  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Thorpe Park 407.2 miles

£60 - £95

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, line 8 bus  •  5h

  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 line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station

£50 - £217

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow  •  5h 6m

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

£55 - £183

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Staines

£39 - £166

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City, subway, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  3. Take the subway from Canning Town station to Waterloo station
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Staines

£72 - £276

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  6h 5m

  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 train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  5. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Staines

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, subway, train  •  6h 4m

  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 subway from Tottenham Hale station to Vauxhall station
  4. Take the train from Vauxhall to Staines

£46 - £176

Fly Glasgow to Southampton, train  •  6h 22m

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

£99 - £231

Glasgow to Thorpe Park by train, subway, walk and bus

The journey time between Glasgow and Thorpe Park is around 7h 5m and covers a distance of around 425 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 48m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube), South Western Railway and others, the Glasgow to Thorpe Park service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in Thorpe Park. Typically 76 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 5m
Fastest journey time:
5h 48m
Journey distance:
425 miles
Services per week:
76
Cheapest price:
£163
Carbon emissions:
36 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 Thorpe Park train, subway, walk and bus schedules

Departing Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Glasgow → Thorpe Park
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park is to bus which costs £20 - £28 and takes 9h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park is to train and fly and line 8 bus which costs £50 - £220 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Glasgow and Thorpe Park is 346 miles. The road distance is 407.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs £160 - £550.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 6h 22m and costs £160 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £28 and takes 9h 20m.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Thorpe Park is 407 miles. It takes approximately 6h 36m to drive from Glasgow to Thorpe Park.

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

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There are 1316+ hotels available in Thorpe Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 346.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Thorpe Park, 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 Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £160
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £440
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £430
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£55 - £85
Anytime Day Single
£190 - £270
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£300 - £430
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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Staines
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £14
Train from London Waterloo to Staines
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £11
Anytime Day 1st Class
£14 - £17
Train from Richmond (London) to Staines
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £9
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£4 - £6
Anytime Day 1st Class
£7 - £9
Train from Vauxhall to Staines
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£13 - £16
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
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 Canning Town station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Tottenham Hale station to Vauxhall station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
London Overground
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
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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