There are 11 ways to get from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

$67 - $300

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Bus National Express  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Glasgow National Express

$33 - $39

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Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$59 - $203

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 42 min

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

$90 - $270

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$92 - $233

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$81 - $224

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

$83 - $227

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central

$104 - $234

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Glasgow Central

$133 - $193

Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M20

$42 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 259.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Manchester Piccadilly, Preston and Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 210 miles. The road distance is 259.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train which takes 5 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.

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Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to train which takes 5 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 209.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Manchester Piccadilly, Preston, and Glasgow Central in around 5 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
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 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
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
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
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
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 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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Train from Sheffield to Leicester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Sheffield to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $190
Off-Peak Single
$130 - $200
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
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Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Sheffield to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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Aer Lingus, easyJet, Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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