Booking your cheap air tickets to Glasgow gives you the opportunity to fly on a budget and explore Scotland's most populous city and one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom. Glasgow lies on the River Clyde, in the country's West Central Lowlands, and attracts as many as over two million tourists per year. The city has so much to offer, from a wide range of shops on Sauchiehall Street and Buchanan Street to its stunning architecture, historic buildings and monuments, and vibrant city nightlife. Another reason to book your cheap plane tickets to Glasgow is that there are museums and galleries in abundance. What is more, many of them are free to visit. The most worth seeing include Riverside Museum, Gallery of Modern Art, St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Other important landmarks include the medieval Provand’s Lordship, which is Glasgow's oldest house, the 19th-century People’s Palace and Winter Gardens or gothic Glasgow Cathedral. Glasgow also hosts many events, such as Celtic Connections, the Jazz Festival, Merchant City Festival, the West End Festival, Glasgow Film Festival, and the World Pipe Band Championships. When in Glasgow, families can entertain in the Glasgow Science Centre featuring more than 250 interesting exhibits. These are the must-sees every tourist needs to have in mind when booking air tickets to Glasgow.
Cheap domestic flights to Glasgow
Domestic flights to Glasgow you can book on eSky are operated by, for instance, British Airways, Aer Lingus, easyJet, Flybe, Loganair, and Ryanair. There are many cities in the United Kingdom from which you can depart for Glasgow. Depending on the airport from which you will leave for Glasgow, you can find both non-stop flights and layover flights to Glasgow. You can book your cheap non-stop flight to Glasgow that will depart from: Dublin Airport and London Luton Airport (it lasts 1 hour 5 minutes and the price of the ticket starts at EUR 20), London Gatwick Airport (the flight lasts 1 hour 30 minutes, tickets are available from EUR 76), Bristol (it lasts 1 hour 15 minutes, tickets start at EUR 65). You can also book a cheap non-stop flight to Glasgow from Manchester Airport and it will cost you from EUR 652 if you choose a flight with a layover which lasts 4 hours and 40 minutes. A non-stop flight from Manchester to Glasgow lasts 1 hour and 5 minutes, however, it costs EUR 168. There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Glasgow. The cheapest flight from Edinburgh to Glasgow costs EUR 53, but it lasts 5 hours and 45 minutes, whereas the shortest one is EUR 205 but you will finish your flight to Glasgow after 2 hours and 20 minutes. It is always much cheaper to book round trips when flying to Glasgow. Please note that the prices of cheap flights to Glasgow may go up or down, depending on the season, day of the week and time of the day as well as available flight promotions and discounts.
Fly to Glasgow on the cheap and stress-free with the eSky flight+hotel packages
Once you have booked your cheap flight to Glasgow, you will probably start searching dozens of websites in search of accommodation and other services. When booking a flight and a hotel at once with eSky not only can you have the comfort of managing your reservation in one place, but you also can save even 30%. With as many as 1.3 million partnering hotels, everyone, from those traveling on a budget to the most demanding customers expecting high-quality service, can find affordable accommodation in Glasgow.
Track changes in the prices of cheap flights to Glasgow
There are so many ways to get cheap air tickets to Glasgow with eSky. Setting a price alert can be helpful, too. It will save you time because all the work will be done for you. You will no longer need to check if the price of your plane tickets to Glasgow went down. Press the alert button and give your email address, and that is all. We will let you know when the price of the flight ticket to Glasgow you want to book changes.
What to pack for your cheap flight to Glasgow?
When planning your cheap flight to Glasgow, keep in mind that the weather in this Scottish city is unpredictable. You can expect it to be rainy, windy and sunny so it is important to wear layers to keep you warm and take some of them off when the temperature rises. As it rains very often, do not forget to pack an umbrella, a raincoat, and comfortable waterproof boots. Check the weather before your flight to Glasgow as well as every time you go out to explore the city.
Cheapest flight tickets to Glasgow by month
The cheapest time to visit Glasgow is offseason. In general, weekdays are cheaper to fly to Glasgow than at weekends. To check the cheapest days to book bargain flights to Glasgow, use the eSky price calendar that will show you when you can count on promotions. Using the "Trip duration" option, you can have the specific time frames highlighted to make it easier for you to choose your bargain flight to Glasgow.
Travel to Glasgow for cheap with eSky tips
After you have booked your cheap air ticket to Glasgow, visit the "Luggage information" section on eSky to get to know practical information on how to prepare for your flight. Find out about items you can and cannot carry in your hand luggage and registered luggage as well as luggage weight an size restrictions your bag will need to comply with will on your cheap flight to Glasgow. This section also includes information on the check-in process, flying during pregnancy and with children, and other information you may find useful when flying on the cheap to Glasgow.
The airport in Glasgow
Your cheap flight to Glasgow will arrive at Glasgow Airport, also known as Glasgow International Airport, which is Scotland's second-busiest airport, after Edinburgh Airport. There is also another airport in Glasgow, Glasgow Prestwick, but it offers cheap flights to international destinations. Glasgow Airport, opened in 1966, is located in Paisley, 15.9 km from Glasgow city centre. In 2018, it handled 9.65 million passengers. As many as 30 airlines operate out of the airport, including British Airways, Emirates, easyJet, Flybe, Jet2.com, KLM, Ryanair, Wizz Air, Lufthansa, or Virgin Atlantic. The top destinations are London, Dublin, Dubai, London, Amsterdam, Bristol, Alicante, Belfast, and Birmingham. The airport features facilities power points for mobile phone charging, family-friendly facilities, and services, including baby changing facilities and the Kids Zone. Passengers can enjoy 1 hour of free wireless internet access. At Glasgow Airport, there are a number of food outlets that cater to all passengers, with or without special dietary requirements.