Travel to Glasgow

Travel to the host city of the 2014 Commonwealth Games offers many options to suit all budgets and requirements. 

By Air 

Glasgow is served by three international airports, with direct flights from 130 destinations.

Glasgow International Airport is located 15 minutes from the city centre with frequent direct services available to major hubs such as Dubai, Copenhagen and Amsterdam as well as an average of 43 flights from London every day. In addition both Glasgow Prestwick and Edinburgh International Airports are within 45 minutes drive from Glasgow City Centre.

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By Rail

Glasgow is also well serviced by rail connections with over 20 trains per day departing from Glasgow Central to London and good East Coast connections to Edinburgh every 15 minutes during the day.

For more information and route planning please visit Traveline Scotland.

By Road

By car, Scotland has an extensive motorway road network and Edinburgh is linked by the M8, England on the M74, Stirling with the M80, and the West Coast of Scotland with the A82 (North) and M77 (South).