Glasgow has several airports:
- one near the city center
- one in Prestwick : 16 pictures of Glasgow Prestwick airport
- Edinburgh airport is less than one hour away
flying from Glasgow to:
in 7 h 15 min
16 pictures of the airport
The airport is located thirty miles (48 kilometres) south of Glasgow City Centre, on the coast just near the Sea.
Airport website: gpia.co.uk
16 pictures of Glasgow Prestwick airport
The airport has excellent transport links to Glasgow City Centre, including a direct train link from its own rail station to the City, journey time is 45 minutes and all passengers receive a 50% discount on the standard fares on production of their airline ticket on the train. There is a walking bridge between the airport terminal and the train station (2004).
In 2004 Ryanair offers low cost flights to London Stanstead, Dublin, Paris Beauvais, Frankfurt Hahn, Brussels Charleroi and Oslo Torp.
This is Scotland’s busiest airport serving over eight million passengers a year (in 2003) with direct flights to New York, Chicago and Toronto and 45 daily flights to London Heathrow and Gatwick Airport
Located just eight miles (13 kilometres) west of Glasgow City Centre.
Combined with Edinburgh airport (less than one hour away) Glasgow services direct flights from 19 European cities, including the key hubs of Amsterdam, Brussels, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Paris and Zurich.
Airlines: British airways, highlandairways.co.uk, flyzoom.com (low cost to Canada in 2005).
Airport website: glasgowairport.com (baa.co.uk)
Several hotels are availabe in 2005 (Holiday Inn) within walking distance of the airport.