The cheapest times to fly from GLA to ATL are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 GLA to ATL is early February. Prices can be as high as $1108 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $481 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Atlanta

Flying from Glasgow (GLA) to Atlanta, GA (ATL) will usually cost between $497 to $994 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $493. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1055. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $562 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $682 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GLA to ATL flight.

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

GLA to ATL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GLA to ATL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Glasgow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $665. Return trip prices are from the ATL to GLA 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 GLA to ATL 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.


Flight Hacking GLA to ATL

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 GLA to ATL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (GLA > MCO > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $589
  • Average savings: $94 (13.71%)

See GLA to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (GLA > JFK > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $31 (4.55%)

See GLA to MCO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (GLA > LGA > ATL)

  • Price for both tickets: $655
  • Average savings: $28 (4.03%)

See GLA to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GLA to ATL? 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 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Glasgow Airport?

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

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

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

How many flights go between Glasgow and Atlanta, GA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from GLA to ATL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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