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Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus

The journey from Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus is 448 mi and takes 23 hr 21 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:30 PM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus for as little as $56.71 or as much as $291.46. The best price for this journey is $56.71.

Lowest Price$56.71
Journey Duration23 hr 21 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$56.71
Highest Price$291.46
First Departure6:30 PM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance448 mi
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBusMore

Glasgow to Rotterdam Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Glasgow to Rotterdam?

The prices for bus tickets from Glasgow to Rotterdam vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Glasgow to Rotterdam will cost $56.71. The average bus ticket price is approximately $98.82. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Glasgow to Rotterdam, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $98.82. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus?

The journey between Glasgow and Rotterdam by bus is approximately 448 mi. It will take you more or less 23 hr 21 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Glasgow and Rotterdam is around 448 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 23 hr 21 min. However, the fastest routes between Glasgow and Rotterdam take 22 hr 5 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Glasgow to Rotterdam?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Glasgow to Rotterdam leaving at 6:30 PM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:55 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first departure of the night from Glasgow to Rotterdam leaves at 6:30 PM, while the last journey sets out at 10:55 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Glasgow and Rotterdam. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Glasgow to Rotterdam take place each day?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Glasgow to Rotterdam. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Glasgow which travel directly to Rotterdam. There are 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Glasgow to Rotterdam. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Rotterdam
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Rotterdam.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Glasgow to Rotterdam, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Glasgow to Rotterdam.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Rotterdam

The cheapest Glasgow - Rotterdam bus tickets can be found for as low as $46.95 if you’re lucky, or $66.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $101.83.

Find the best day to travel to Rotterdam by bus

When travelling to Rotterdam by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

Eurostar is a high-speed passenger train service connecting London with several cities in mainland Europe, including Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam. Launched in 1994, Eurostar has since established itself as a popular mode of transportation for leisure and business travelers. With speeds reaching up to 300 km/h, Eurostar trains offer a fast and environmentally-friendly.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Ticket types and facilities from Glasgow to Rotterdam

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Eurostar when traveling from Glasgow to Rotterdam.


Eurostar Standard tickets are for budget-conscious travelers and the most widely available and affordable option. However, they have limited flexibility
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Standard Premier

Eurostar Standard Premier tickets offer a premium economy experience, ideal for work in quiet and comfort, but at a higher cost than Standard. This ticket includes extra legroom, complimentary meals, and access to magazines.
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Business Premier

Business Premier tickets are Eurostar's first-class option with top-level comfort and flexibility, but also the most expensive. With this ticket, you will have spacious seating, delectable meals served at your seat, access to exclusive lounges, and dedicated assistance.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Business Premier travelers and Eurostar™ carte blanche holders enjoy free wi-fi in lounges at select stations. Free wi-fi vouchers are available at Ashford's information desk. All trains also provide free wi-fi, connect via EurostarTrainsWiFi.
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Starting September 2012, a quiet coach option is available for Business and Standard Premier travelers at no extra cost.
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Every seat features UK and European power sockets. Business Premier and Standard Premier also include USB sockets.
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Your Eurostar ticket allows you to take a generous amount of luggage on board with no weight restrictions. You can carry two suitcases and one hand-held item, all labeled properly, as long as they don't exceed 85 cm in length. Baby strollers and pushchairs are allowed on board. You can also bring your bike or musical instrument, which will count as one of your two medium-sized luggage pieces as long as it is in a carrying case under 85 cm in length.
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Assistance for travelers with disabilities or the elderly is available at all stations. The type of assistance varies by location. Pre-booking at least 24 hours in advance is recommended, with a 60-minute prior arrival if not pre-booked.
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Café Métropole aboard Eurostar trains offers discounts for reusable cups. Unsold food is donated to Olio, benefiting London communities. Food in Standard Premier: Standard Premier offers international dishes throughout the day. Breakfast features fruits, pastries, and more until 10:14. After 10:15, enjoy a light meal, dessert, and drinks. Food in Business Premier: Business Premier's menu is curated by Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc OBE. Drinks, from tea to champagne, are available throughout the journey.
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Fresh air is constantly drawn in and filtered throughout the journey.
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Got a musical instrument or guitar under 85 cm? You can include it as part of your luggage on Eurostar. If you have a boxed bike, reserve a spot by reaching out to the Eurostar travel service (available on select trains). Folding and children's bikes under 85 cm are welcome, but they should be in a protective bag. Heads up: e-scooters and hoverboards are a no-go. Plus, you can bring along a pair of skis or a snowboard in addition to your luggage
Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Eurostar from Glasgow to Rotterdam
Compare services on board when travelling from Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus.
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Glasgow to Rotterdam CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Glasgow to Rotterdam?
A bus ticket from Glasgow to Rotterdam is $98.82. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $56.71.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Glasgow to Rotterdam?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Glasgow to Rotterdam is $56.71. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Glasgow and Rotterdam by bus?
Glasgow to Rotterdam is 448 mi.
How long does the bus between Glasgow and Rotterdam take?
Glasgow to Rotterdam is on average 23 hr 21 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 22 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Glasgow to Rotterdam?
The bus journey from Glasgow to Rotterdam is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Eurostar and Thalys.
How many bus connections per day go from Glasgow to Rotterdam?
Glasgow to Rotterdam has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Glasgow to Rotterdam leave?
The earliest bus from Glasgow to Rotterdam departs at 6:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Glasgow to Rotterdam depart?
The latest bus from Glasgow to Rotterdam departs at 10:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Glasgow to Rotterdam in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $56.71 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Glasgow and Rotterdam is 22 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Glasgow to Rotterdam?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Glasgow and Rotterdam.
What are the CO2 emissions for Glasgow to Rotterdam by bus?
The bus journey from Glasgow to Rotterdam creates 54.07kg of CO2 emissions.

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