There are 8 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly London Stansted to Glasgow  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$28 - $112

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Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, bus  •  2 h 26 min

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

$29 - $120

Bus to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 1 min

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

$50 - $167

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$257 - $389

Train LNER  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Glasgow Central

$100 - $152

Train CrossCountry  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$206 - $323

Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Glasgow National Express

$40 - $55

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow 382.1 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow is to fly which costs £21 - £90 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow is to fly which costs £21 - £90 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Glasgow via London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Glasgow Central via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Glasgow is 332 miles. The road distance is 382.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs £190 - £300.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow is to fly which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £21 - £90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £190 - £300 and takes 6 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 10 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 332.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Glasgow, Scotland?

easyJet and Ryanair fly from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 6 h 11 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Derby to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $220
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
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
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 Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow is 382 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Glasgow.

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easyJet and Ryanair offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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