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Flight Information between Glasgow and London

distanceDistance344 miles (555 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£66 (€74)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlineseasyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer or Loganair

Flights from Glasgow to London cover the 344 miles (555 km) long route taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer or Loganair. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £39, but the average price of plane tickets is £66. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.

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    Ryanair 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your flight from Glasgow to London are the following:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    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
    How much do cheap plane tickets from Glasgow to London cost?
    You can find a cheap flight from Glasgow to London for some dates and times for as low as £39  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a plane ticket from Glasgow to London on average?
    The Glasgow to London plane ticket price is on average £66  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
    What is the distance to London from Glasgow via plane?
    The distance to London from Glasgow by plane is approximately 344 miles (555 km).
    How many hours does it take from Glasgow to London by plane?
    On average the Glasgow to London flight time is 1 h 15 min  covering the 344 miles (555 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    When taking a flight from Glasgow to London, which airport in Glasgow do I fly out of and which airport in London do I arrive in?

    When flying from Glasgow, you have a few airports to depart from including Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. When flying into London, you can choose to have your flight land in airports such as London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their cheap flights from Glasgow International Airport   to London Heathrow Airport   most frequently.

    Where do I find the Glasgow airport for the flight to London? Where is the London airport?

    Passengers board their flight most frequently from Glasgow International Airport, which is located approximately 6 miles (10 km) from the city centre.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Heathrow Airport and need to travel approximately 14 miles (23 km) from the airport to reach the city centre in London. You can check if there are airport shuttle services, taxi services or public transportation options available from London Heathrow Airport to get you to the city centre in London.

    Which airlines can take me between Glasgow and London?
    If you're looking for flights from Glasgow to London, you can rely on easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, Flybe, BA Cityflyer or Loganair to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the Glasgow to London route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Can I book a direct flight from Glasgow to London?
    Yes, you can look for direct flights from Glasgow to London with easyJet, British Airways or BA Cityflyer  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct flight tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    When does the first flight depart from Glasgow to London? When does the last flight depart from Glasgow to London?
    The first flight from Glasgow to London leaves at 05: 45   and the last flight for this leaves at 20: 00. Omio shows you the latest flight from Glasgow to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    How early should I book Glasgow to London plane tickets to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this route and save money. If you book plane tickets to London from Glasgow within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £66 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your plane ticket from Glasgow to London a few months in advance.