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Overview: Glasgow to London flight

distanceDistance344 miles
durationAverage flight duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£113 (€125)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet, British Airways or Cityflyer (British Airways 2)

Flights from Glasgow to London cover the 344 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like easyJet, British Airways or Cityflyer (British Airways 2). There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as £42, but the average price of plane tickets is £113. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Cheap flights tickets from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Glasgow to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
British Airways
20:251h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
21:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£771One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
easyJet
20:551h10
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
22:05London Luton Airport (LTN)
£901One-way
0 changes
easyJet
19:501h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
21:10London Stansted Airport (STN)
£941One-way
0 changes
easyJet
16:101h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
17:30London Stansted Airport (STN)
£1051One-way
0 changes
easyJet
09:201h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
10:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£1201One-way
0 changes

Flight scheduleGlasgow to London

Showing flights for tomorrow, Monday, 15 July
BA Cityflyer
06:301h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:05London City Airport (LCY)
0 changes
easyJet
06:451h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:20London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
easyJet
07:001h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:20London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
British Airways
07:051h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:35London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
07:051h15
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:20London Luton Airport (LTN)
0 changes
British Airways
07:351h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
09:10London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
British Airways
08:101h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
09:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
08:201h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
09:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
BA Cityflyer
08:501h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
10:20London City Airport (LCY)
0 changes
easyJet
09:201h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
10:55London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
British Airways
09:301h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
11:00London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
10:251h35
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
12:00London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
British Airways
10:401h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
12:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
13:451h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
15:10London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
14:401h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
16:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
15:251h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
16:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
British Airways
16:101h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
17:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
16:101h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
17:30London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
British Airways
18:301h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
19:55London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
BA Cityflyer
18:551h30
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
20:25London City Airport (LCY)
0 changes
British Airways
19:301h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
20:55London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
19:501h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
21:10London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
British Airways
20:251h25
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
21:50London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
easyJet
20:551h10
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
22:05London Luton Airport (LTN)
0 changes

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Flight times from Glasgow to London

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 27 m

Flights per day

24

Distance

555 km

Of the 24 flights that leave Glasgow for London every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
easyJet
20:551h10
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
22:05London Luton Airport (LTN)
£901One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
easyJet
07:051h15
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:20London Luton Airport (LTN)
£1941One-way
0 changes
easyJet
19:501h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
21:10London Stansted Airport (STN)
£941One-way
0 changes
easyJet
16:101h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
17:30London Stansted Airport (STN)
£1051One-way
0 changes
easyJet
07:001h20
Glasgow International Airport (GLA)
08:20London Stansted Airport (STN)
£1471One-way
0 changes

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Airlines: EasyJet, British Airways and Cityflyer (British Airways 2) Glasgow to London

Find the best flights from Glasgow to London with Omio's travel partners easyJet, British Airways and Cityflyer (British Airways 2) from £42. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom with its headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). Known as a full-service global airline, BA offers low fares year-round to destinations around the globe and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia. BA is also the second largest airline based in the UK in terms of its fleet size and number of passengers carried.

British Airways from Glasgow to London flight information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: £67

Flights from Glasgow to London

Each day there are plenty of flights from Glasgow to London, landing at a variety of different airport that may suit your needs. The flights leave from Glasgow International Airport and there are trips to London Heathrow (LHR), London Luton (LTN), London City (LCY), Stansted (STN), and Gatwick airport (LGW) to consider. None of the flights require any changes or stops, as they are all direct and the average length of flight is about 1h 30min. There are between seven and 15 flights going from Glasgow to London, each day, giving you greater flexibility when booking tickets, and there is a 30min to an hour long wait between flights on average.

Glasgow to London flight Time: daily Departures

There is only one flight from Glasgow to London Stansted per day, but all the other airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, City, and Luton have either two or three daily departures from Glasgow. The first flight to leave Glasgow International Airport is at 6:55 a.m. and it arrives at London Heathrow at 8:30 a.m. and it is managed by British Airways. The last flight to leave Glasgow International Airport departs at 9:05 p.m. and arrives at Gatwick Airport at 10:35 p.m. and it is managed by easyJet. On average there is about half an hour between flights, although sometimes there is less and sometimes there is more.

How long is the journey by flight from Glasgow to London?

On average, the flight from Glasgow to London is about 1h 30min but there are some faster and some slower options available. The fastest flight from Glasgow to London on offer takes 1h 15min and it lands in London Luton Airport, and it is managed by easyJet. The slowest flight from Glasgow to London available is the British Airways flight to Heathrow Airport that leaves at 6:55 a.m. and takes 1h 35min to arrive.

Glasgow Fountain. Source: Shutterstock

What is/are the departure and arriving airports for flights from Glasgow to London?

Departure airport: The departure airport for flights from Glasgow to London is always the same, and it is Glasgow International Airport. This airport is the second busiest airport in Scotland, and it is the principal airport for the city. The airport has charging stations, a helpful assistance team for passengers with reduced mobility or disabilities, storage units, and free Wi-Fi. Glasgow airport is 10 miles (16 km) from the city centre and there is a glasgow airport express service 500 bus that can make the journey in about 15min. The other option is to take a train from Paisley Gilmour Street, which is just over a mile away from the airport.

Arrival airport: There are a number of airports in London that receive flights from Glasgow, including, London Heathrow, London Luton, London City, London Stansted, and London Gatwick. The airport that receives the most flights from Glasgow is the London Heathrow Airport. The airport has free Wi-Fi and offers exclusive lounges for showering and organizing business meetings and events. There are a lot of shops, including pharmacies, as well as toilets and baby changing facilities. There are children play areas in Terminals 2, 4, and 5 and plenty of restaurants to choose from, should you arrive hungry. London Heathrow is about 15 miles (24 km) from the city centre and the most common way to travel is to take the London Underground (tube), which takes about 45min. London Luton is about 33 miles (53 km) from the city centre and there is a direct train to Blackfriars from the airport. London City is about 9 miles (14 km) from the city centre and the most popular way to travel is on the London Underground tube). Stansted is about 39 miles (62 km) from the city centre, and Gatwick is about 35 miles (56 km) from the city centre, and both airports operate express services to complete the journey.

Which airlines travel from Glasgow to London?

There are two main airlines that manage the flights from Glasgow to London, and they are British Airways and easyJet. British Airways has a subsidiary company called BA City Flyers which manages the flights from Glasgow to London City Airport. British Airways has about 7 flights per day, including the slowest flight that takes 1h 35min and lands in Heathrow Airport. easyJet has about 7 or 8 flights per day and boasts the fastest flight, which lands at London Luton Airport and only takes 1h 15min.

British Airways flights from Glasgow to London:

British Airways has about 7 flights from Glasgow to London each day, meaning that there are plenty of options to consider if you are already a member of their flight membership scheme. They have a lounge at Glasgow International Airport, where members can relax before their flight, and they manage flights to two out of the five airports in London that receive flights from Glasgow. They manage flights from Glasgow to London City airport through BA City Flyers, as well as British Airways flights to Heathrow, which happens to be the slowest flight available from Glasgow to London.

easyJet flights from Glasgow to London

easyJet has about 7 or 8 flights per day from Glasgow to London, but they do not have a lounge at Glasgow International Airport. The benefits of flying with easyJet are that you will generally find cheaper tickets and faster flight times when booking with them. easyJet also fly to 3 out of the 5 airports in London that receive flights from Glasgow. The airports that easyJet flies to are London Luton, London Gatwick, and London Stansted.

Glasgow Happy People. Source: Shutterstock

To London by plane – travel tips

Visiting London by plane opens the door to visiting some of the world’s most famous tourist attractions, and we highly recommend doing so. A trip to London is not complete without taking a ride on the London Eye, which is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the entire United Kingdom. Another great place to spend the day is in the Warner Bros Studio, where you can visit Harry Potter world and get lost in the magic of witchcraft and wizardry. Finally, how could you not go and see Big Ben and Westminster beside the river Thames and listen out for the chiming of the clock each and every hour.

Flight Glasgow to London

Services on Board

  • While the majority of on board services are the same from Glasgow to London on British Airways and easyJet, there are a couple of things that are slightly different depending on which airline you choose. On this flight path, neither company has a first-class service on the plane, although members of British Airways will be able to enjoy the British Airways lounge in Glasgow International Airport before departure. British Airways do permit you to bring pets on board, but they must travel in the hold. Assistance dogs and emotional support dogs are welcome in the cabin. However, easyJet do not permit pets on the plane, either in the hold or in the cabin.

  • Both airlines permit younger flyers to travel with a designated parent or guardian, and if they need to fly alone, they are asked to carry the appropriate documentation. British Airways permit you to check in up to 4 bags of 50 lbs (23 kgs) into the hold, as well as bring one cabin bag and one handbag on board. easyJet also permit you to check bags into the hold, but only permit one cabin bag that is small enough to fit under the chair in front of you. Both airlines permit passengers to bring musical instruments and sports equipment such as bikes on board but have some regulations about how to package them for the flight.

How to find cheap flight tickets from Glasgow to London?

  • Generally, booking your tickets in advance will allow you to find cheaper tickets than buying them in the moment at the airport, so this is our first piece of advice for finding cheap flight tickets from Glasgow to London. Another good idea is to stay flexible with your travel dates and times, as they are plenty of options to choose from, giving you greater variety in ticket price. Finally, considering that there are no flights that require changes on the flight path from Glasgow to London, you may want to think about booking ticket son the flights that take longer. The difference in flight time is not enormous, but the tickets could be cheaper because the flight is not at peak time, or as fast as others.

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FAQs: Glasgow to London flights

FAQs: Take a flight from Glasgow to London hassle-free. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to London.
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Cheap plane tickets from Glasgow to London can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for Glasgow to London is £113; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by plane from Glasgow to London is 1 h 10 min   to travel the 344 mile long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first flight from Glasgow to London leaves at 06: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last flight from Glasgow to London leaves at 21: 55.
Take the Glasgow to London flight with easyJet, British Airways or Cityflyer (British Airways 2). However, it's always good to check out all possible airlines for the trip to London from Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Flights from Glasgow to London generally leave from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.

Glasgow International Airport is 15.4 km away from Glasgow city centre and London Gatwick Airport is 46.6 km from London city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow to London by plane is December.
You have options as you can travel to London from Glasgow 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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