The cheapest times to fly from GLA to JFK are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to July 1st (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 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 GLA to JFK is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $936 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $385 for Monday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to New York

Flying from Glasgow (GLA) to New York, NY (JFK) will usually cost between $396 to $801 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $395. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $848. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $453 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $443 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GLA to JFK flight.

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

GLA to JFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GLA to JFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Glasgow. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JFK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GLA. 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 $57 (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 $477. Return trip prices are from the JFK 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 JFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Loganair, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Jordanian, Singapore Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Glasgow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3207 miles or 5161 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GLA to JFK flight is about 6 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Glasgow and New York, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from GLA to JFK.


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 JFK
Destination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8


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