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There are 10 ways to get from Loughborough to Glasgow by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly East Midlands to Glasgow  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$47 - $183

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Bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Glasgow National Express

$30 - $39

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Fly East Midlands to Edinburgh, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$53 - $189

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$78 - $203

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$94 - $273

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

$101 - $344

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Glasgow Central

$158 - $267

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$134 - $205

Train, bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Meadowhall
  2. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M20

$48 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Glasgow 298.6 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 10 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Loughborough, Baxter Gate and arriving at Glasgow via Nottingham Station Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Loughborough (Leics) and arriving at Glasgow Central via Derby and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Loughborough and Glasgow is 248 miles. The road distance is 298.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow without a car is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs £120 - £210.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Loughborough to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Loughborough to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Loughborough to Glasgow train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to fly which takes 3 h 9 min and costs £35 - £140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £120 - £210 and takes 6 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs £22 - £30 and takes 10 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Loughborough to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 248.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Glasgow, Scotland?

Flybe flies from Loughborough to Glasgow 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Loughborough to Glasgow via Derby and Crewe in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
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
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $50
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Derby to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
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 Nottingham Station Street to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
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The quickest flight from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Loughborough to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Loughborough to Glasgow train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughborough to Glasgow is 299 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to drive from Loughborough to Glasgow.

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Flybe offers flights from East Midlands Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 811+ hotels available in Glasgow. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to East Midlands Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs £2 - £3.

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