Glasgow Airport (GLA) is only 15 minutes by taxi from the University. It is a major international airport, with 7 million passenger movements annually.
Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is 50 km East, and Glasgow is easily reached by tram+train, coach or taxi.
Glasgow has two main train stations in the city centre, linked by a subway system (the ‘clockwork orange’) to the University’s Hillfoot station. Glasgow Queen Street serves most of the Scottish traffic, including 4 trains / hour to/from Edinburgh (journey time 45 min). Glasgow Central links Glasgow to the South, notably to London (journey time 4-6 hours).
There is a major coach station in the city centre, providing low-cost transport options across the British Isles.