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Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow  •  1 h 46 min

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

$74 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton Airport
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$51 - $163

8 alternative options

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh, bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station

$56 - $209

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$112 - $346

Train, Tube to London Gatwick, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA

$95 - $241

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$83 - $187

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$238 - $380

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Glasgow National Express

$130 - $160

Night train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central

$58 - $83

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow 403 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Glasgow, Scotland?

British Airways and Aer Lingus fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow every 3 hours. Alternatively, Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $230 - $370 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
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 Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$205
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Glasgow is 549 km. The road distance is 645 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow is to night train which costs £40 - £65 and takes 9 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow is to fly which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £55 - £180.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Glasgow. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Glasgow, including transfers.

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