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There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Glasgow by plane, bus or shuttle

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Fly Toronto to Glasgow

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Glasgow (GLA)

2 alternative options

Fly Toronto to Edinburgh, bus

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport Arrivals Terminal to Glasgow

Shuttle to London, fly to Glasgow

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Glasgow (GLA)

Toronto (YYZ) to Glasgow (GLA) flights

The flight time between Toronto (YYZ) and Glasgow (GLA) is around 9h 53m and covers a distance of around 3302 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 52m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 30m. Services are operated by WestJet, Air Transat, Icelandair and others. Typically 46 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
8h 1m
Layover time:
1h 52m
Total time:
9h 53m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 30m
Flight distance:
3302 miles
Flights per week:
46
Cheapest price:
£246
Carbon emissions:
1071 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
15:35
Last flight departs at:
21:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto (YYZ) to Glasgow (GLA) flight schedules

Canada → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Canada

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Haiti, Panama, Peru and Venezuela in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Canada

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Canada
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man and Jersey
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Dominica, Egypt, Falkland Islands, Georgia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Malaysia, Maldives, Moldova, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Pitcairn, Qatar, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Islands, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vatican and Vietnam

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Glasgow is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Glasgow is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Glasgow is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Canada from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 16 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Glasgow is to fly which costs $350 - $1,300 and takes 9h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Glasgow is to fly which costs $350 - $1,300 and takes 9h 56m.

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The distance between Toronto and Glasgow is 3301 miles.

It takes approximately 9h 56m to get from Toronto to Glasgow, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 30m.

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Glasgow is 5h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 11:26 AM in Toronto and 4:26 PM in Glasgow.

Air Transat, Icelandair, Aer Lingus and two other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 283+ hotels available in Glasgow. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Glasgow.
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  • Distance: 3301.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 56m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Glasgow, Scotland?

WestJet, Air Transat and six other airlines fly from Toronto to Glasgow every 4 hours.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£240 - £900
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Halifax
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£250 - £900
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£240 - £900
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£210 - £800
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
16h 48m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£220 - £800
Flights from London to Glasgow via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£230 - £800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£460 - £4,700
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£500 - £2,600
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£230 - £900
Flights from London to Glasgow via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£470 - £1,200
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£290 - £900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£350 - £1,200
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£350 - £1,100
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto, Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£310 - £1,000
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£300 - £1,100
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London to Glasgow via Toronto, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£270 - £850
Flights from London to Glasgow via Montreal, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£270 - £850
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£410 - £1,500
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Robert Q Airbus
Phone
(519) 679-2707
Email
courier@robertq.com
Website
robertq.com
Shuttle from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
reservation.robertq.com

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