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Trip Glasgow Amsterdam

Plan your trip by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane from Glasgow to Amsterdam

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How to get from Glasgow to Amsterdam?

We are suggesting 35 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Glasgow Amsterdam. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Glasgow and Amsterdam on a map as well as the route Glasgow Amsterdam and the different connecting points (Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, IJmuiden Ferry Terminal Port, Amsterdam Centraal Railway Station, Amsterdam Stadionplein Coach Station, Zeeburg, P&R Coach Park at Zuiderzeeweg Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Glasgow Amsterdam

For your trip from Glasgow (Scotland, United Kingdom) to Amsterdam (Netherlands) with a distance of 442 mi you will be able to take 5 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight Glasgow > Amsterdam will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Glasgow and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Glasgow International GLA airport, 6.8 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Amsterdam (Amsterdam-Schiphol airport, IATA code: AMS) operated by Easyjet or KLM.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Amsterdam from Glasgow without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Glasgow-London and London-Amsterdam.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Glasgow. The bus will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Glasgow bus station (0.3 mi from Glasgow) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for London. Once arrived in London, take another coach of FlixBus or OUIBUS that will take you to Amsterdam bus station ( Netherlands).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Glasgow to Amsterdam without changing trains but some trains run on lines Glasgow-London and London-Amsterdam allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Caledonian Sleeper of East Coast, Virgin Trains or ScotRail to London leave from Glasgow Central railway station in Glasgow. Arrival in London will take place at London Euston station (2 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in London where the train operated by Eurostar leave for Amsterdam.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Glasgow-Manchester will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by plane in order to cover the entire trip.
There is no direct crossing between Glasgow and Amsterdam, you will have to use another mean of transport (bus) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Newcastle Upon Tyne-Amsterdam.
You will embark at the port of Newcastle Ferry Terminal at 6.8 mi from Newcastle Upon Tyne aboard a ship of DFDS Seaways. The ferry will dock in the port of IJmuiden Ferry Terminal at 14.9 mi from Amsterdam. We advise you to show up at the port of Newcastle Upon Tyne for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.

Which carriers to travel between Glasgow and Amsterdam?

Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Glasgow-Manchester (183.9 mi)
Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Zeeburg, P&R Coach Park at Zuiderzeeweg ( Netherlands)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Glasgow (serving Glasgow bus station at 0.3 mi from centre) and the city of Manchester where the coach will drop you off at Manchester station situated at about 0.2 mi from Manchester city centre.
The coach company OUIBUS carries out the route from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Amsterdam Stadionplein ( Netherlands)
The network of MegaBus includes a coach line between the city of Glasgow (serving Glasgow bus station at 0.3 mi from centre) and the city of London where the coach will drop you off at London Victoria Coach Station station situated at about 1.1 mi from London city centre.
Airlines
Easyjet carries out a flight from Glasgow International GLA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Glasgow to Amsterdam (arrival at Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport)
FlyBE flies on the routes from Glasgow International GLA airport (located 6.8 mi from Glasgow, United Kingdom) to Manchester (serving Manchester International MAN airport) and from Manchester International MAN airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Manchester to Amsterdam (arrival at Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport)
KLM schedules the flight from Glasgow International GLA airport (located 6.8 mi from Glasgow, United Kingdom) to Amsterdam (serving Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport)
Jet2.com ensures the flight routes from Glasgow International GLA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Glasgow to Leeds (arrival at Leeds-Bradford LBA airport) and from Leeds-Bradford LBA airport (located 6.8 mi from Leeds, United Kingdom) to Amsterdam (serving Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport)
Ryanair carries out a flight from Glasgow International GLA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Glasgow to London (arrival at Stansted STN airport)
British Airways flies on the routes from Glasgow International GLA airport (located 6.8 mi from Glasgow, United Kingdom) to London (serving Gatwick LGW airport) and from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Amsterdam (arrival at Amsterdam-Schiphol AMS airport)
Railway companies
Eurostar provides a rail connection London-Amsterdam with the train from London St Pancras railway station (2.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Amsterdam Centraal at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
CrossCountry transports passengers on a rail line from Glasgow to Newcastle Upon Tyne with the train which leaves Glasgow Central station to arrive at Newcastle railway station (England United Kingdom)
East Coast operates the train journey Glasgow-London with the train from Glasgow Central railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Kings Cross at arrival (2.2 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express provides a rail connection from Glasgow to Manchester with the train which leaves Glasgow Central station to arrive at Manchester Piccadilly railway station (England United Kingdom)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line Glasgow-London with the train from Glasgow Central railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of London Euston at arrival (2 mi from centre)
ScotRail operates the train journey from Glasgow to London with the train Caledonian Sleeper which leaves Glasgow Central station to arrive at London Euston railway station (England United Kingdom)
Ferry companies
The ships of DFDS Seaways ensure the maritime connection between the port of Newcastle Ferry Terminal and the one of Amsterdam (IJmuiden Ferry Terminal at 14.9 mi from the city)

Stop cities from Glasgow or cities to visit near Amsterdam

When travelling from Amsterdam to Glasgow by plane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Newcastle Upon Tyne located at 121 mi from Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Amsterdam or back to Glasgow, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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