There are 9 ways to get from Loughborough to Glasgow by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly East Midlands to Glasgow  •  2 h 55 min

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

$48 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough to Manchester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Glasgow National Express

$32 - $42

7 alternative options

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, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station

$54 - $190

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 13 min

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

$101 - $256

Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 54 min

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

$85 - $211

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 33 min

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

$185 - $293

Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$145 - $226

Bus, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) Tp
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester Airport The Station 199
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central

$123 - $164

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Glasgow 298.6 miles

$60 - $95

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 33 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Avg. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Derby to Glasgow Central
Avg. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $220
Off-Peak Single
$160 - $240
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Luton Airport Parkway
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$20 - $29
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Train from Derby to Crewe
Avg. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central
Avg. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $140
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
Avg. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Loughborough to Manchester
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Avg. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Manchester Airport The Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Loughborough to Glasgow?

The distance between Loughborough and Glasgow is 397 km. The road distance is 478 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow?

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to bus which costs £30 and takes 8 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow?

The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Glasgow is to fly which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £60.

Is there a direct train between Loughborough and Glasgow?

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 33 min.

Is there a direct bus between Loughborough and Glasgow?

No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Loughborough and arriving at Glasgow via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Loughborough to Glasgow?

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