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Trip Philadelphia Glasgow

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

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How to get from Philadelphia to Glasgow?

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All modes of transport Philadelphia-Glasgow

For your trip from Philadelphia (Pennsylvania, United States) to Glasgow (Scotland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 3300 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, 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 Glasgow from Philadelphia but it is possible to make this trip only by plane with the flight routes Philadelphia-London and London-Glasgow.
Leave Philadelphia and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Philadelphia International PHL airport, 7.5 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to London (Heathrow airport, IATA code: LHR) operated by British Airways or US Airways. From London, take another plane with British Airways, Easyjet or Ryanair that will carry you to Glasgow International airport (Glasgow, United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Philadelphia to Glasgow without changing trains. You can take the train Edinburgh-Glasgow and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains of East Coast, CrossCountry or ScotRail to Glasgow leave from Edinburgh Park railway station in Edinburgh. Arrival in Glasgow will take place at Charing Cross (Glasgow) station (0.5 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Philadelphia Glasgow only by bus, there are other means of transport (plane) that will complete the journey Edinburgh-Glasgow.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Edinburgh. The bus will drop you off at Glasgow bus station (0.3 mi from Glasgow, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Edinburgh bus station (11.2 mi from Edinburgh) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Glasgow.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Edinburgh-Glasgow 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.

Which carriers to travel between Philadelphia and Glasgow?

Airlines
US Airways carries out a flight from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to Edinburgh (arrival at Edinburgh EDI airport)
United Airlines flies on the route from Newark Liberty International EWR airport (located 3.2 mi from Newark, United States) to Glasgow (serving Glasgow International GLA airport)
British Airways schedules the following flights: from Philadelphia International PHL airport situated 7.5 mi away from the city centre of Philadelphia to London (arrival at Heathrow LHR airport) and from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Glasgow (serving Glasgow International GLA airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Glasgow (arrival at Glasgow International GLA airport)
Ryanair carries out a flight from Stansted STN airport (located 31.7 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Glasgow (serving Glasgow International GLA airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Edinburgh-Glasgow (42.3 mi)
Railway companies
Amtrak provides a rail connection Philadelphia-Newark with the train Keystone Service from North Philadelphia railway station (3.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Newark Penn at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains transports passengers on a rail line from London to Glasgow with the train which leaves London Euston station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
East Coast operates the train journey Edinburgh-Glasgow with the train from Edinburgh Waverley railway station (0.1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
CrossCountry provides a rail connection from Edinburgh to Glasgow with the train which leaves Edinburgh Waverley station to arrive at Glasgow Central railway station (Scotland United Kingdom)
ScotRail transports passengers on a rail line Edinburgh-Glasgow with the train from Edinburgh Park railway station (4.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Charing Cross (Glasgow) at arrival (0.5 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of Edinburgh in Edinburgh and to the one of Glasgow (Scotland United Kingdom)
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Edinburgh (serving Edinburgh bus station at 11.2 mi from centre) and the city of Glasgow where the coach will drop you off at Glasgow station situated at about 0.3 mi from Glasgow city centre.

Stop cities from Philadelphia or cities to visit near Glasgow

When travelling from Glasgow to Philadelphia by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Newark located at 76 mi from Philadelphia (United States) Edinburgh 42 mi away from Glasgow, London (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Glasgow or back to Philadelphia, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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