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There are 13 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow by train, bus, night train, car, subway 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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$230 - $360

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Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow National Express / ...

$33 - $89

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Train LNER  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street

$75 - $107

Train LNER #2  •  5 h 55 min

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

$65 - $100

Night train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$53 - $78

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Glasgow 405 miles

$85 - $130

Subway to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Bank station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$85 - $307

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$103 - $282

Fly London Gatwick to Glasgow  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA

$67 - $198

Subway to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$54 - $147

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$53 - $169

Fly London City to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 9 min

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

$76 - $233

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$91 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow is to bus which costs £25 - £70 and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow is to subway and fly which costs £65 - £240 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Euston and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Glasgow is 346 miles. The road distance is 405 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs £170 - £270.

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The train from London Euston to Glasgow Central takes 4 h 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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King's Cross Station to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs £170 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £25 - £70 and takes 9 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs £75 - £220 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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King's Cross Station to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 345.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Glasgow, Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from King's Cross Station to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $230 - $360 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Glasgow 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min. Megabus UK also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from London Kings Cross to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $190
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$198
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
London Underground (Tube)
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Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Glasgow is 405 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Glasgow.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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