There are 11 ways to get from Watford to Scotland by train, bus, night train, car, plane or subway

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

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 47 min

$220 - $350

Cheapest option

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 45 min

  1. LTN - EDI

$49 - $151

9 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. National Express

$127 - $157

Train CrossCountry  •  11 h

$193 - $299

Night train  •  7 h 4 min

$50 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. 388.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh  •  3 h 47 min

  1. LHR - EDI

$56 - $214

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 38 min

  1. LCY - GLA

$86 - $327

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow  •  3 h 42 min

  1. LHR - GLA

$75 - $241

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 49 min

  1. LGW - GLA

$68 - $221

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 53 min

  1. STN - GLA

$56 - $167

What companies run services between Watford, England and Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Watford to Glasgow 6 times a week. Tickets cost $220 - $350 and the journey takes 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Watford to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
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 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$220 - $350
Train from Watford Junction to London Euston
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $23
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Banbury
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$204
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Bricket Wood, Black Boy PH
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Watford and Scotland is 619 km. The road distance is 622 km.

The cheapest way to get from Watford to Scotland is to night train which costs £35 - £55 and takes 7 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Watford to Scotland is to train and Tube and fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs £60 - £250.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Watford to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Watford, Town Hall and arriving at Glasgow via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

The train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central takes 4 h 47 min including transfers and departs six times a week.