There are 11 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Scotland by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Glasgow Central

$210 - $330

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Glasgow National Express

$35 - $47

9 alternative options

Train via Crewe  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Glasgow Central

$207 - $333

Train TransPennine Express  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverton to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$166 - $247

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Glasgow 357.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly London Luton to Glasgow  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$42 - $153

Fly London Luton to Edinburgh  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$48 - $146

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

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$99 - $355

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$117 - $329

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$80 - $220

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$69 - $195

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Milton Keynes to Glasgow every 4 hours. Tickets cost $210 - $330 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Glasgow twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
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 London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$130 - $190
Anytime Day Single
$210 - $330
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Crewe to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Wolverton to Coventry
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
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 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milton Keynes and Scotland is 570 km. The road distance is 572 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Scotland is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 9 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Scotland is to train and fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs £55 - £170.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Glasgow via Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 52 min.

The train from Milton Keynes Central to Glasgow Central takes 5 h including transfers and departs every four hours.