The cheapest times to fly from ATL to GLA are

  • January 1st to April 8th (except the weeks of March 12th and March 26th)
  • September 10th to April 8th (except the weeks of October 1st, December 17th, December 24th, March 12th, and March 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to GLA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1488 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $643 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Glasgow

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Glasgow (GLA) will usually cost between $717 to $1337 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $705. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $652 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $998 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to GLA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to GLA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to GLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to GLA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $86 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $920. Return trip prices are from the GLA to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to GLA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to GLA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Inverness Airport (INV) in Inverness

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 5.76% less expensive than GLA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to INV flights

Destination alternative #2: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in Edinburgh

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 0.40% less expensive than GLA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to EDI flights


Flight Hacking ATL to GLA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to GLA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (ATL > CDG > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $765
  • Average savings: $233 (23.35%)

See ATL to CDG flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (ATL > BOS > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $768
  • Average savings: $231 (23.1%)

See ATL to BOS flights

Hack #3: Philadelphia, PA (ATL > PHL > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $822
  • Average savings: $176 (17.64%)

See ATL to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to GLA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glasgow Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3961 miles or 6375 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to GLA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to GLA flight is about 8 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Glasgow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from ATL to GLA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code GLA
Destination airport name Glasgow Airport
City Glasgow
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 55.9
Longitude -4.4


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