There are 13 ways to get from Scotland to Germany by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry, night bus or car train

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 Glasgow to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 21 min

  1. GLA - DUS

$74 - $314

Cheapest option

Fly Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 59 min

  1. GLA - SXF

$34 - $173

11 alternative options

Fly Edinburgh to Frankfurt  •  4 h 52 min

  1. EDI - FRA

$104 - $385

Fly Edinburgh to Hamburg  •  4 h 40 min

  1. EDI - HAM

$52 - $236

Fly Glasgow to Frankfurt  •  4 h 40 min

  1. GLA - FRA

$108 - $383

Fly Edinburgh to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  4 h 36 min

  1. EDI - CGN

$71 - $333

Train to Newcastle, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 43 min

  1. NCL - DUS

$94 - $430

Train via Köln Hbf  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...
  3. Ice

$441 - $824

Train  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Ic

$432 - $844

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 24 min

  1. M11

$166 - $322

Drive, car ferry  •  25 h 46 min

$160 - $410

Bus, night bus  •  36 h 5 min

  1. N13

$120 - $200

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 39 min

$394 - $499

What companies run services between Scotland and Germany?

Eurowings, KLM and four other airlines fly from Paisley to Düsseldorf every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Berlin via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 15 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$3,400 - $7,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $8,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Berlin Schoenefeld via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Berlin Kaiserdamm
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $200
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$41
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$63
2-bed inside cabin
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scotland and Germany is 1140 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Germany is to fly which costs £25 - £130 and takes 4 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Scotland to Germany is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs £55 - £240.

No, there is no direct train from Scotland to Germany. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Scotland to Germany. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via London Victoria, Lille, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Scotland to Germany, including transfers.