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Trip Glasgow Stockholm

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

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How to get from Glasgow to Stockholm?

We are suggesting 22 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Glasgow Stockholm. 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:
  • Sort results depending on the mode of transportation (train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane).
  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Glasgow Stockholm by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Glasgow and Stockholm on a map as well as the route Glasgow Stockholm and the different connecting points (Skavsta Airport, Arlanda Airport, Stockholm Frihamnen Terminal Port, Vasteras/Hasslo Airport, Glasgow Central Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Glasgow Stockholm

For your trip from Glasgow (Scotland, United Kingdom) to Stockholm (Sweden) with a distance of 856 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.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Stockholm from Glasgow but it is possible to make this trip only by plane with the flight routes Glasgow-Riga and Riga-Stockholm.
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 Riga (Riga airport, IATA code: RIX) operated by Ryanair. From Riga, take another plane with SAS - Scandinavian Airlines, Air Baltic or Ryanair that will carry you to Arlanda airport (Stockholm, Sweden).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Glasgow to Stockholm without changing trains. You can take the train Glasgow-Edinburgh and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of East Coast, ScotRail or CrossCountry to Edinburgh leave from Glasgow Central railway station in Glasgow. Arrival in Edinburgh will take place at Edinburgh Waverley station (0.1 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Glasgow Stockholm only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey Glasgow-Edinburgh.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Glasgow. The bus will drop you off at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh, 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 Edinburgh.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Glasgow-Edinburgh 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 Stockholm, you will have to use another mean of transport (plane) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Riga-Stockholm.
You will embark at the port of Riga at 0.7 mi from Riga aboard a ship of Tallink. The ferry will dock in the port of Stockholm Frihamnen Terminal at 2.1 mi from Stockholm. We advise you to show up at the port of Riga for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.

Which carriers to travel between Glasgow and Stockholm?

Railway companies
East Coast provides a rail connection Glasgow-Edinburgh with the train from Glasgow Central railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Edinburgh Waverley at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
ScotRail transports passengers on a rail line from Glasgow to Edinburgh with the train which leaves Glasgow Queen Street station to arrive at Edinburgh Park railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
CrossCountry operates the train journey Glasgow-Edinburgh with the train from Glasgow Central railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Edinburgh Waverley at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains provides a rail connection from Glasgow to London with the train which leaves Glasgow Central station to arrive at London Euston railway station (England United Kingdom)
Airlines
Ryanair carries out the flights from Glasgow International GLA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Glasgow to Riga (arrival at Riga RIX airport) and from Riga RIX airport (located 5 mi from Riga, Latvia) to Stockholm (serving Skavsta NYO airport)
Norwegian Air Shuttle flies on the route from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Stockholm (arrival at Arlanda ARN airport)
SAS - Scandinavian Airlines schedules the flight from Riga RIX airport (located 5 mi from Riga, Latvia) to Stockholm (serving Arlanda ARN airport)
British Airways ensures the flight routes from Glasgow International GLA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Glasgow to London (arrival at Gatwick LGW airport) and from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Stockholm (serving Arlanda ARN airport)
Air Baltic carries out a flight from Riga RIX airport situated 5 mi away from the city centre of Riga to Stockholm (arrival at Arlanda ARN airport)
Easyjet 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 Luton LTN airport situated 28.6 mi away from the city centre of London to Stockholm (arrival at Arlanda ARN airport)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Glasgow in Glasgow and to the one of Edinburgh (Scotland United Kingdom)
MegaBus 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 Edinburgh where the coach will drop you off at Edinburgh station situated at about 11.2 mi from Edinburgh city centre.
Ferry companies
The ships of Tallink ensure the maritime connection between the port of Riga and the one of Stockholm (Stockholm Frihamnen Terminal at 2.1 mi from the city)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Glasgow-Edinburgh (42.3 mi)

Stop cities from Glasgow or cities to visit near Stockholm

When travelling from Stockholm to Glasgow by plane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Riga (Latvia) Edinburgh located at 42 mi from Glasgow, London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Stockholm 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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