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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly Glasgow to Dusseldorf, train  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) GLA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf

€76 - €288

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Fly Glasgow to Cologne Bonn  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) GLA - CGN

€27 - €139

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Frankfurt (FRA) EDI - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn

€65 - €190

Fly Glasgow to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GLA - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn

€61 - €214

Fly Glasgow to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  9h 4m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) GLA - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Bonn Hbf

€81 - €428

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Weeze, train  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Weeze (NRN) EDI - NRN
  3. Take the train from Weeze to Duesseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf

Train  •  11h 1m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice

€324 - €1122

Night bus, bus, night train  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
  3. Take the night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Bonn Hbf Nj

€63 - €80

Bus, bus and ferry  •  21h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport

€43 - €63

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 44m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Amsterdam IJmuiden
  3. Drive from Amsterdam IJmuiden to University of Bonn

€143 - €351

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12h 19m

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to University of Bonn

€280 - €341

Glasgow to University of Bonn by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Glasgow and University of Bonn is around 12h 3m and covers a distance of around 1264 km. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 21m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Glasgow to University of Bonn service departs from Glasgow Central and arrives in University of Bonn. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 3m
Fastest journey time:
10h 21m
Journey distance:
1264 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€325
Carbon emissions:
66 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:32
Last service departs at:
17:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow to University of Bonn train, subway and walk schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Bonn is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Bonn is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in University of Bonn is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £35 - £55 and takes 21h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn is to fly and train which costs £50 - £190 and takes 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to University of Bonn. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Bonn Markt via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, London and Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Terminal 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to University of Bonn. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Bonn Hbf via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 1m.

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It is approximately 944 km to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn.

The best way to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn without a car is to train which takes 11h 1m and costs £270 - £1,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 8m to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn, including transfers.

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Glasgow to University of Bonn bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Glasgow to University of Bonn train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn is to fly which takes 7h 31m and costs £22 - £120. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £270 - £1,000 and takes 11h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to University of Bonn.
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  • Distance: 944.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 8m

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and University of Bonn, Germany?

Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and five other airlines fly from Glasgow to University of Bonn 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to University of Bonn via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf, and Bonn Hbf in around 11h 1m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €300
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€150 - €320
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €260
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€95 - €330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €250
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via Belfast (Aldergrove), Bristol
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Edinburgh to Weeze
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Glasgow to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€110 - €280
Flights from Glasgow to Cologne Bonn via Prague
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €290
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €19
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €24
1st Class
€29 - €40
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Weeze to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Eurostar
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €26
Website
Nightjet
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
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
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
Megabus 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
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
RegioJet
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
€16 - €21
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Amsterdam IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Website
dfds.co.uk
4-bed inside cabin
€100 - €240
2-bed inside cabin
€80 - €250
2-bed sea view cabin
€120 - €240
4 berth commodore cabin
€240 - €320
3-bed Commodore De Luxe double bed
€300 - €380
Standard Car (extra fee)
€130

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow to University of Bonn bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport station.

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Glasgow to University of Bonn train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Koeln Hbf station.

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