There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow to Wick by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Wick  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Wick (WIC) EDI - WIC

$96 - $367

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Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$47 - $65

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Train to Aberdeen, fly to Wick  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Wick (WIC) ABZ - WIC

$166 - $550

Fly Glasgow to Inverness, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Inverness (INV) GLA - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal

$123 - $271

Fly Glasgow to Kirkwall, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Kirkwall (KOI) GLA - KOI
  2. Take the bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to John o' Groats, Car Park

$133 - $327

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Kirkwall, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Kirkwall (KOI) EDI - KOI
  3. Take the bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to John o' Groats, Car Park

$135 - $323

Train, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$63 - $80

Bus via Halbeath, Park & Ride  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride X27
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$48 - $68

Train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Wick

$77 - $123

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Wick 270.5 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Wick is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Wick is to bus and fly which costs £75 - £290 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Wick is 184 miles. The road distance is 270.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Glasgow to Wick, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Wick. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Wick, Bus Terminal via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Wick. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Wick via Perth and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 28 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport.

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Glasgow to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Inverness station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Wick.
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Wick, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Wick via Inverness, Bus Station in around 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Wick via Perth and Inverness in around 9 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Bergen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Glasgow to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall via Lerwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Wick
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Inverness to Wick
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
LNER
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
John O'Groats Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)1955 611353
Website
jogferry.co.uk
Bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to John o' Groats, Car Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
jogferry.co.uk

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