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Los Angeles (LAX) to Glasgow Intl Airport (GLA)
Typically, flights to Glasgow from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Glasgow Intl, which has an average price of $866
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO GLASGOW FROM LOS ANGELES||January||25% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Glasgow costs on average just $654 in January|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO GLASGOW FROM LOS ANGELES||July||39% more expensive||It costs about $1,208 for flights to Glasgow from Los Angeles in July|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO GLASGOW FROM LOS ANGELES||August||243% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Glasgow from Los Angeles in August than any other month|
When traveling to Glasgow, Scotland, a nonstop flight from the United States typically takes approximately nine hours. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) provides some flights to Glasgow Airport, Glasgow, lasting about 24 hours 45 minutes with two layovers at Dallas and London. You can find another flight from Los Angeles with a single stop in London with a duration of approximately 29 hours 20 minutes. New York’s John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) provides shorter Glasgow flight deals, including some routes via London Heathrow Airport, with a flying time of around 16 hours 30 minutes. When taking off from the LaGuardia Airport in New York, you can find a few airlines with services to the Scottish city. One of the fastest options from this airport stops in Chicago and London, having a total flight time of about 25 hours 45 minutes.
There aren’t any nonstop flights available to Glasgow, Scotland. Most airports in the United States include layovers along their flight paths, extending the journey to over 20 hours. For instance, flights with two layovers from Los Angeles last between 24 hours 45 minutes and 29 hours 20 minutes, while those from New York’s LaGuardia Airport take from approximately 25 hours 45 minutes to 35 hours 55 minutes. However, flights from New York’s JFK and Newark Liberty International Airport generally have some shorter trips to the Scottish town, taking about 16 hours 30 minutes. It is advisable to travel to New York or Newark cities to get a convenient flight if you wish to spend less time in the air or waiting in airports.
Glasgow Prestwick Airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport, Dundee Airport, Campbeltown Machrihanish Airport or Isle of Islay Glenegedale Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Glasgow.
Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Glasgow is Isle of Islay Glenegedale Airport where the average price is $212. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The airport which is nearest to University of Glasgow is Glasgow Intl. It is 5.6 mi away and is in Glasgow.
Prices for flights to Glasgow are updated daily.
As of September 2023, there are 38 operators available to choose from for flights to Glasgow.
The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Glasgow.
The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Glasgow may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Glasgow. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.
When flying to Glasgow from United States, momondo travelers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: British Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines or Aer Lingus. Depending on what airport in United States you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.
You can reach the Glasgow city center in around 15 minutes using the Glasgow Airport Express. This service provides the official bus transportation between the airport and central Glasgow, running every day, 24 hours per day all through the year, except on Christmas day. You can pay the fare onboard via debit or credit card or purchase tickets with the First Bus app. It has several stations along the way with convenient access to the city's hotels and other venues within the city, including stops at George Square near Queen Street Station and St. Vincent Street near Central Station.
US citizens do not require a visa when traveling to Glasgow, with Scotland only requiring proof of your intention to return, which can be a round-trip ticket. The passport needs to have at least two months validity left upon arrival.
Include trips to Glasgow museums in your itinerary to appreciate various European history, culture, and art. The People's Palace is a museum complex ideal for couples and families, displaying the city's cultural and social history via murals and photographs from the early 18th century to the present. Enjoy a walk and scenic views presented by the exotic plants and blooming flowers surrounding the Victorian glasshouse café in the Winter Gardens, situated next to the People's Palace. If you love shopping, go to Style Mile along with Buchanan, Argyle, and Sauchiehall Streets. These shopping boulevards have numerous malls, boutiques, local and designer outlets, and include different street performances along the walkways.
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