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

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$237 - $382

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Fly London Luton to Glasgow  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$39 - $151

9 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Glasgow National Express

$127 - $157

Train CrossCountry  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Glasgow Central

$144 - $224

Night train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$50 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Watford to Glasgow 388.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly London Heathrow to Edinburgh  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Edinburgh (EDI) LHR - EDI

$56 - $214

Fly London Heathrow to Glasgow  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$75 - $241

Train, Tube to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$85 - $325

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) LGW - GLA

$67 - $220

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$55 - $165

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

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The quickest way to get from Watford to Scotland is to train and Tube and fly which costs £60 - £250 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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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 T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Glasgow Central. The journey takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Watford and Scotland is 387 miles. The road distance is 388.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Watford to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs £180 - £300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Watford to Scotland, including transfers.

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Watford to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Watford 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 Watford to Scotland is to train which takes 5 h 47 min and costs £180 - £300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £95 - £120 and takes 9 h 49 min, you could also fly, which costs £40 - £170 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Watford to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 387.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Watford, England and Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Watford to Glasgow every 2 hours. Tickets cost $230 - $360 and the journey takes 4 h 29 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 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 City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
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 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 32 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
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 London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
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
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Watford Junction to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $75
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Euston Underground Station to Bank Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 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
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Watford to Scotland is 389 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to drive from Watford to Scotland.

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Flybe, Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Edinburgh 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 Watford to London Heathrow Airport is to line 724 bus which takes 53 min and costs £6.

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