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There are 10 ways to get from St Albans to Scotland by train, plane, subway, bus, night train or car

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Train to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI

$46 - $146

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Fly London Luton to Inverness  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV) LTN - INV

$38 - $186

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Train to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$40 - $153

Train to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$90 - $318

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Farringdon
  2. Take the subway from Farringdon station to Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$107 - $293

Train, subway to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$61 - $160

Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$241 - $374

Bus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross to Glasgow National Express

$41 - $57

Night train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central

$55 - $88

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Glasgow 383.2 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Scotland is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 10 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £30 - £120 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Scotland. However, there are services departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Glasgow via Hemel Hempstead and High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Scotland. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Glasgow Central via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Scotland is 382 miles. The road distance is 383.2 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from St Albans to Scotland, including transfers.

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St Albans to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross station.

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St Albans to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Scotland is to fly which takes 3 h 32 min and costs £29 - £150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £180 - £290 and takes 5 h 57 min, you could also bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 10 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from St Albans to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 382 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Scotland?

easyJet flies from St Albans to Inverness once daily. Alternatively, Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from St Albans to Glasgow hourly. Tickets cost $230 - $360 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Albans City to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Farringdon station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Tottenham Hale station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$198
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
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 High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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St Albans to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

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St Albans to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Scotland is 383 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from St Albans to Scotland.

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easyJet offers flights from London Luton Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 133+ hotels available in Scotland. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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