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

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 Copenhagen to Aberdeen  •  4 h 51 min

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

$89 - $377

Cheapest option

Fly Copenhagen to Edinburgh  •  4 h 53 min

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

$46 - $230

9 alternative options

Fly Gothenburg to Edinburgh  •  5 h 6 min

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

$69 - $231

Fly Stockholm to Edinburgh  •  5 h 10 min

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

$76 - $210

Fly Copenhagen to Glasgow  •  7 h 5 min

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

$60 - $277

Fly Copenhagen to Inverness  •  6 h 45 min

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

$95 - $218

Train, bus  •  29 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
  2. Take the train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H 029
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Dortmund X73 / ...
  4. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Tha
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$487 - $902

Train, bus via Hanover  •  29 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
  2. Take the bus from Malmö to Hanover 073 / ...
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  6. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$466 - $903

Train  •  29 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
  2. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
  4. Take the train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$530 - $1,036

Bus  •  46 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 073
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Manchester
  3. Take the bus from Manchester to Glasgow

$180 - $296

Bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11

$246 - $389

What companies run services between Sweden and Scotland?

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and Flybe fly from Malmö to Aberdeen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Glasgow via Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg Hbf ZOB, Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein), Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam, Centraal Station, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 29 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
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
3 h 58 min
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
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 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 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 Gothenburg to Edinburgh via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, 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 58 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
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 Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $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 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 Gothenburg to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 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
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
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 12 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)
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 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 Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
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
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from Amsterdam, Centraal Station to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein)
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Malmö to Hanover
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Manchester
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sweden and Scotland is 1133 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sweden to Scotland is to fly which costs 400 kr - 2100 kr and takes 4 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Sweden to Scotland is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 750 kr - 3300 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Sweden to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Central and arriving at Glasgow Central via Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf ZOB, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Centraal Station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 20 min.

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 Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Sweden to Scotland, including transfers.