The cheapest times to fly from LHR to GLA are

  • January 1st to January 28th
  • February 26th to March 25th
  • May 14th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • July 2nd to July 15th

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 LHR to GLA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $282 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $87 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Glasgow

Flying from London (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) will usually cost between $87 to $186 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $87. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $214. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $127 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $97 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHR to GLA flight.

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

LHR to GLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHR to GLA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $26 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $104. Return trip prices are from the GLA to LHR 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 LHR to GLA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LHR to GLA while comparing.

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

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 6.70% less expensive than GLA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to EDI flights

Destination alternative #2: Inverness Airport (INV) in Inverness

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 6.19% less expensive than GLA
  • Nonstop flights available

See LHR to INV flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Flybe, Gol, Iberia, Icelandair, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glasgow Airport to London Heathrow Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 345 miles or 555 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHR to GLA flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Glasgow?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LHR
Origination airport name London Heathrow Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.5
Longitude -0.5

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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