There are 11 ways to get from Limerick to Glasgow by bus, plane, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus to Dublin, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Glasgow (GLA) DUB - GLA

$40 - $143

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Fly Shannon to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 15 min

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

$65 - $342

Bus to Cork, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Henry St to Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park
  2. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Glasgow (GLA) ORK - GLA

$64 - $216

Bus to Dublin, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Edinburgh (EDI) DUB - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$43 - $159

Bus, bus to Belfast City, fly to Glasgow  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Glasgow (GLA) BHD - GLA

$72 - $191

Bus, bus to Belfast (Aldergrove), fly to Glasgow  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Glasgow (GLA) BFS - GLA

$80 - $175

Bus to Cork, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Henry St to Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park
  2. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Edinburgh (EDI) ORK - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$60 - $212

Bus, car ferry  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  4. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923

$97 - $124

Bus, car ferry, train  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  4. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr Railway Station Sl
  5. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central

$107 - $130

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester 880
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow

$48 - $64

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Limerick to Belfast
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Drive from Cairnryan to Glasgow

$107 - $137

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Limerick to Glasgow is to bus and fly which costs 30€ - 130€ and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Limerick to Glasgow is to fly and bus which costs 55€ - 300€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Limerick and Glasgow is 455 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Limerick to Glasgow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Limerick to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and arriving at Glasgow via Dublin and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Limerick, Ireland and Glasgow, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Limerick to Glasgow. However, you can take the bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Glasgow, take the walk to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport), then take the line 500 bus to Glasgow. Alternatively, you can take the line 51 bus to Shannon, Shannon Airport, take the walk to Shannon airport, fly to Edinburgh, take the walk to Edinburgh Airport, Airport, then take the bus to Glasgow.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Shannon to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Cork to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Cork to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Shannon to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Shannon to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Cork to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Cork to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $150
Flights from Cork to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $200
Flights from Cork to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Belfast City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cork to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Bus from Henry St to Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $18
Web Fare
$9 - $14
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
doddsoftroon.com
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$171

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