The cheapest times to fly from GLA to TUS are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 20th
  • 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 TUS is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1547 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $734 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Tucson

Flying from Glasgow (GLA) to Tucson, AZ (TUS) will usually cost between $734 to $1325 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $765. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1371. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $606 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $879 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GLA to TUS flight.

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

GLA to TUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GLA to TUS flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than 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 $172 (14%) 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 $858. Return trip prices are from the TUS 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 TUS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 58 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 GLA to TUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from TUS
  • Usually 14.56% less expensive than TUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See GLA to PHX flights


Flight Hacking GLA to TUS

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 TUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (GLA > LAX > TUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $228 (25.88%)

See GLA to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (GLA > LGA > TUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $829
  • Average savings: $50 (5.69%)

See GLA to LAX flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (GLA > EWR > TUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $849
  • Average savings: $30 (3.41%)

See GLA to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tucson International Airport to Glasgow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4990 miles or 8031 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GLA to TUS flight is about 9 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Glasgow and Tucson, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from GLA to TUS.


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 TUS
Destination airport name Tucson International Airport
City Tucson, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 32.1
Longitude -110.9


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