There are 11 ways to get from Sweden to Scotland by plane, train, bus or night train

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Fly Copenhagen to Aberdeen  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Aberdeen (ABZ) CPH - ABZ

$92 - $378

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Fly Copenhagen to Edinburgh  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Edinburgh (EDI) CPH - EDI

$46 - $230

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Fly Gothenburg to Edinburgh  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Edinburgh (EDI) GOT - EDI

$62 - $226

Fly Stockholm to Edinburgh  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Edinburgh (EDI) ARN - EDI

$79 - $208

Fly Copenhagen to Glasgow  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Glasgow (GLA) CPH - GLA

$60 - $277

Fly Copenhagen to Inverness  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Inverness (INV) CPH - INV

$97 - $218

Train  •  28 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$507 - $1,000

Train, bus  •  30 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
  4. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$432 - $878

Train, night train  •  37 h

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  2. Take the night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Aachen Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  5. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$538 - $951

Bus, train  •  44 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Glasgow Central

$330 - $602

Bus  •  45 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 073
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to London 815
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11

$166 - $315

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sweden to Scotland is to fly which costs 410 kr - 2100 kr and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sweden to Scotland is to fly which costs 800 kr - 3400 kr and takes 4 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sweden to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Stockholm and arriving at Glasgow via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sweden station to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Glasgow Central via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, Amsterdam, Centraal Station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 2 min.

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The distance between Sweden and Scotland is 1133 km.

The best way to get from Sweden to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 28 h 2 min and costs 4400 kr - 9000 kr.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Sweden to Scotland, including transfers.

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Sweden to Scotland bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm station.

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Sweden to Scotland train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Scotland is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 800 kr - 3400 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 4400 kr - 9000 kr and takes 28 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs 1400 kr - 2800 kr and takes 45 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Sweden to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 708.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Sweden and Scotland?

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and Flybe fly from Malmö to Aberdeen 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Glasgow via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, Osnabruck Hbf, Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam, Centraal Station, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 28 h 2 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Inverness via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Copenhagen to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Aberdeen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Inverness via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,400
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$95 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $190
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Osnabrück Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Osnabruck Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $280
Premier
$210 - $320
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to London
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Aberdeen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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

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Scotland is 1 h behind Sweden. It is currently 9:50 AM in Sweden and 8:50 AM in Scotland.

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

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Flybe, Scandinavian Airlines and KLM offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Aberdeen Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Scotland. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sweden to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 65 kr - 120 kr.

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