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Recommended option

Bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. X99
  2. G10

$53 - $76

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. X99

$68 - $91

Train  •  9 h 41 min

$74 - $125

Bus via Halbeath, Park & Ride  •  9 h 52 min

  1. X99
  2. M90
  3. X27 / ...

$54 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. 279.2 miles

$60 - $90

Ferry to Kirkwall, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 17 min

  1. KOI - GLA

$132 - $333

Fly Wick to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. WIC - EDI

$101 - $374

Train to Inverness, fly to Glasgow  •  9 h 3 min

  1. INV - GLA

$154 - $312

What companies run services between Scrabster, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Scrabster to Glasgow via Thurso, Bank of Scotland, Thurso, Sir Georges Street Church (Bus Shelter), and Inverness, Bus Station in around 8 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Scrabster to Glasgow via Thurso, Miller Academy, Thurso, Inverness, and Perth in around 9 h 41 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Kirkwall to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Flights from Wick to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Stornoway
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Inverness to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $3,300
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Thurso to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Thurso, Sir Georges Street Church (Bus Shelter) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
NorthLink Ferries
Phone
+44 845 600 0449
Email
info@northlinkferries.co.uk
Website
northlinkferries.co.uk
Ferry from Scrabster Ferry Terminal to Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
northlinkferries.co.uk
Low
$18 - $22
Peak
$22 - $26

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scrabster and Glasgow is 308 km. The road distance is 447 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scrabster to Glasgow is to bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 8 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Scrabster to Glasgow is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 31 min and costs £75 - £280.

No, there is no direct bus from Scrabster to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station via Thurso, Sir Georges Street Church (Bus Shelter) and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Scrabster to Glasgow, including transfers.