The cheapest times to fly from SYR to GLA are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 SYR to GLA is late May. Prices can be as high as $1705 for Saturday flights during late August to early September, or as low as $671 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Glasgow

Flying from Syracuse, NY (SYR) to Glasgow (GLA) will usually cost between $910 to $1510 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $687. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late August to early September, with an average price of $1576. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $888 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1020 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYR to GLA flight.

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

SYR to GLA Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GLA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SYR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Glasgow, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Syracuse. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $146 (12%) 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 $1062. Return trip prices are from the GLA to SYR 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 SYR 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 6 hour 42 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 SYR to GLA while comparing.

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

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 11.08% less expensive than GLA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to EDI flights

Destination alternative #2: Aberdeen Dyce Airport (ABZ) in Aberdeen

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from GLA
  • Usually 1.72% less expensive than GLA
  • 2-layover flights available

See SYR to ABZ flights


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

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SYR > BOS > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $725
  • Average savings: $295 (28.94%)

See SYR to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $785
  • Average savings: $235 (23%)

See SYR to JFK flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (SYR > FRA > GLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $819
  • Average savings: $201 (19.67%)

See SYR to FRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glasgow Airport to Syracuse Hancock International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3179 miles or 5116 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYR to GLA flight is about 6 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Syracuse, NY and Glasgow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SYR to GLA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYR
Origination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1

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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