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There are 10 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow  •  3h 10m

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

$95 - $271

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 52m

  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

$50 - $167

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Subway to London City, fly to Edinburgh  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI

$70 - $226

Subway to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$79 - $303

Subway to London Gatwick, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA

$61 - $193

Subway to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the subway from Paddington to Liverpool Street station
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$51 - $146

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$233 - $363

Train LNER  •  7h 24m

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

$68 - $103

Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Glasgow National Express

$147 - $187

Drive  •  6h 35m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Glasgow 402.6 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland is to subway and fly which costs £35 - £120 and takes 4h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland is to fly which costs £70 - £210 and takes 3h 10m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Scotland is 400 miles. The road distance is 402.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 5h 19m and costs £170 - £280.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland is to fly which takes 3h 10m and costs £70 - £210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £170 - £280 and takes 5h 19m, you could also bus, which costs £110 - £150 and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Scotland is 403 miles. It takes approximately 6h 35m to drive from London Paddington Station to Scotland.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Scotland. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 399.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Scotland?

British Airways and Aer Lingus fly from London Paddington Station to Paisley every 3 hours. Alternatively, Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $230 - $360 and the journey takes 4h 29m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate station to Bank station
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from Paddington to Liverpool Street station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
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
20m
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
National Express

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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