There are 9 ways to get from Loughborough to Scotland by plane, train, bus 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 58 min

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

$41 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

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

$31 - $41

7 alternative options

Fly East Midlands to Edinburgh  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI

$47 - $181

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 23 min

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

$86 - $269

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 33 min

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

$92 - $292

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

$158 - $277

Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$144 - $215

Bus, train  •  9 h 41 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

$117 - $163

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Glasgow 298.6 miles

$60 - $95

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Scotland?

Flybe flies from Loughborough to Paisley 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
Ave. 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
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 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
2 h 55 min
When
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
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
2 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
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
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
Train operators
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
$22 - $35
Train from Derby to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
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
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Loughborough to Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
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)
Ave. 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
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Loughborough and Scotland is 484 km. The road distance is 478 km.

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Scotland is to bus which costs £23 - £30 and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Scotland is to fly which takes 2 h 58 min and costs £30 - £140.

No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to Scotland. 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.

No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Loughborough and arriving at Glasgow via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Loughborough to Scotland, including transfers.