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There are 11 ways to get from Glasgow to Wick by bus, train, night train, car, plane, ferry or taxi

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Bus  •  7 h 22 min

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

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Train via Perth  •  9 h 26 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

$79 - $123

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Queens Hotel X99

Train  •  8 h 34 min

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

$96 - $122

Bus, night train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station X36 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Stirling to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Queens Hotel X99

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Wick 270.5 miles

$55 - $85

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Wick  •  3 h 36 min

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

$96 - $364

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Wick  •  5 h 38 min

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

$163 - $544

Fly Glasgow to Kirkwall, bus, ferry, taxi  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Kirkwall (KOI) GLA - KOI
  2. Take the bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to St Margarets Hope, Ferry terminal
  3. Take the ferry from St Margarets Hope Ferry Terminal to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal
  4. Take a taxi from Gills Bay Ferry Terminal to Wick

Fly Glasgow to Inverness, bus  •  8 h 23 min

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

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to Kirkwall, ferry  •  7 h 12 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 ferry from St Margarets Hope Ferry Terminal to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal

$185 - $383

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Wick is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Wick is to bus and fly which costs £70 - £280 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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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, Queens Hotel via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 22 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 Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 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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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wick without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Glasgow to Wick, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Wick bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Wick is to bus which takes 7 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £70 - £95 and takes 8 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Wick.
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 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 7 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Wick via Inverness in around 8 h 34 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
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 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Inverness via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Inverness to Wick
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Stirling to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Queens Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Wick, Queens Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Stirling, Scotland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Orkney
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to St Margarets Hope, Ferry terminal
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Pentland Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)800 688 8998
Email
sales@pentlandferries.co.uk
Website
pentlandferries.co.uk
Ferry from St Margarets Hope Ferry Terminal to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
pentlandferries.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gills Bay Ferry Terminal to Wick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Glasgow to Wick bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Wick, Queens Hotel station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Wick is 270 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to drive from Glasgow to Wick.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Wick. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Glasgow Airport is to line 500 bus which takes 18 min and costs £7.

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