The cheapest times to fly from CVG to GLA are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 17th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 CVG to GLA is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3098 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $830 for Monday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Glasgow

Flying from Cincinnati, OH (CVG) to Glasgow (GLA) will usually cost between $855 to $1604 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $883. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1748. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $864 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1166 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CVG to GLA flight.

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

CVG to GLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CVG to GLA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Cincinnati. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GLA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CVG. 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 $116 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1163. Return trip prices are from the GLA to CVG 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 CVG 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 7 hour 38 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 CVG to GLA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in Edinburgh

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 12.01% less expensive than GLA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to EDI flights

Destination alternative #2: Newcastle Airport (NCL) in Newcastle

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 11.41% less expensive than GLA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CVG to NCL flights


Flight Hacking CVG 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 CVG to GLA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $701
  • Average savings: $465 (39.88%)

See CVG to CDG flights

Hack #2: Dublin (CVG > DUB > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $735
  • Average savings: $431 (36.96%)

See CVG to DUB flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $787
  • Average savings: $379 (32.5%)

See CVG to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glasgow Airport to Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3693 miles or 5943 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CVG to GLA flight is about 7 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Cincinnati, OH and Glasgow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from CVG to GLA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CVG
Origination airport name Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
City Cincinnati, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39
Longitude -84.7

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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