The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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It's difficult to get from Manchester to Glasgow without changing at least once.
|Distance||183 miles (295 km)|
|Average flight duration||2 h 30 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£264 (€296)|
|Airlines||Hahn Air, KLM, British Airways or Flybe|
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow cover the 183 miles (295 km) long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Hahn Air, KLM, British Airways or Flybe. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as £168, but the average price of plane tickets is £264. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Airport and arrive in Glasgow International Airport.
For as little as £168 you can travel by flight between Manchester and Glasgow with KLM and British Airways. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight from Manchester to Glasgow: Economy and Business.
Looking for flights from Manchester to Glasgow? KLM is one of the best companies to travel with on the 183 miles (295 km) trip between Manchester and Glasgow. As an official travel partner of KLM, Omio quickly shows you the latest KLM flight timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Manchester to Glasgow routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable KLM plane tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for flights from Manchester to Glasgow, you can quickly see if the KLM ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you’re ready, book your Manchester - Glasgow flight now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with KLM!
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.
Flights between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Glasgow International Airport (GLA) are convenient and can take around an hour on the fastest services. Travellers looking for flexibility will be pleased to know that this busy commuter route is well served, with multiple scheduled flights per hour at the busiest times of the week.
There are plenty of choices when it comes to airlines flying from Manchester to Glasgow. Fly with Aer Lingus, Air France, British Airways, Flybe, KLM or TAM Airlines. Travellers will find a large number of flights on offer from Air France, KLM and British Airways in particular.
The fastest flights from Manchester to Glasgow are direct and offered by Flybe. They take one hour and five minutes. There are also flights with one or two changeovers, including overnight stops in London, Paris or Birmingham. The majority of flights have one changeover and this can extend the flying time to over 3 hours, so it pays to be as flexible as possible and catch one of the rapid and direct flights.
This is a busy route and there are 20-30 or more scheduled services daily throughout the week. Flights start at around 6:00 a.m. and run until around 9:00 p.m. During busy commuter hours, there are often three flights scheduled across the various airlines, offering plenty of flexibility.
Departure airport: Manchester Airport is around eight miles away from the city centre and the transfer takes around 20 minutes by car or by metro and train. City metro and train services operate from the airport's connecting stations and there are taxi ranks directly outside the arrivals terminal. Airport facilities include lounges, shops, cafes and bars, accessible bathrooms, trolleys and WiFi.
Arrival airport: Glasgow International Airport is also around eight miles away from the city centre. Taxis can be hailed from outside the arrivals terminal and there are regular buses on offer too. Paisley Gilmour Street Railway Station is around two miles away. In the airport itself, travellers will find facilities such as duty-free, trolleys, lounges, free WiFi and ATMs.
Omio customers who book cheap flights for this journey most frequently fly from Manchester Airport to Glasgow International Airport.
You can find the most popular departure airport for this trip, Manchester Airport, located approximately 9.5 miles (15.3 km) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival airport in Glasgow, called Glasgow International Airport, is located around 6.8 miles (10.9 km) away from its city centre. To reach the city centre of Glasgow from Glasgow International Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transportation options are available.
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