There are 11 ways to get from Loughborough to Glasgow by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly East Midlands to Glasgow  •  2 h 55 min

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

$47 - $183

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Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M11

$40 - $69

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Fly East Midlands to Edinburgh, bus  •  3 h 45 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  •  3 h 53 min

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

$61 - $207

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 19 min

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

$92 - $274

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$98 - $300

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 28 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 - $345

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 34 min

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

$116 - $267

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$134 - $215

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) Transpeak
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$110 - $156

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 £30 - £55 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Glasgow station. However, there are services departing from Loughborough and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Shudehill Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 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 34 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 34 min and costs £85 - £210.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Loughborough to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Loughborough to Glasgow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Loughborough station.

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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 2 h 55 min and costs £35 - £140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £85 - £210 and takes 6 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs £30 - £55 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Loughborough to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 248.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

Flybe flies from Loughborough to Glasgow twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Loughborough to Glasgow via Derby and Crewe in around 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 - $55
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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 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
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
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Crewe to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 Loughborough to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.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 Megabus UK, arrive at Buchanan Bus 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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The best way to get from Loughborough to East Midlands Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs £2 - £3.

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