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Barcelona to Glasgow flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Barcelona and Glasgow take, on average, 3 h and 8 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Barcelona with Glasgow found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport El Prat is the departure airport operating flights between Barcelona and Glasgow
Arriving AirportFlights departing Barcelona with Glasgow as destination arrives at Glasgow Scotland

Cheap last minute flights to Glasgow

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Departure Sat, 14 Aug Return Tue, 17 Aug
BCN Barcelona
GLA Glasgow
return from £14
Departure Tue, 24 Aug Return Tue, 31 Aug
BCN Barcelona
GLA Glasgow
return from £22
Flight route information
Glasgow is a surprisingly exciting city with a number of bars, clubs, shopping areas and restaurants.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
30%

Trains are 30% more expensive in Glasgow than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.96
Glasgow
£2.5
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
50%

The average meal is 50% more expensive in Glasgow than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£10.24
Glasgow
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
10%

Taxis are 10% more expensive in Glasgow than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£2.56
Glasgow
£2.8
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
75%

Coffee is 75% more expensive in Glasgow than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.59
Glasgow
£2.78
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
Glasgow airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 1 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 29 miles
K Distance: 1041 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Barcelona

Barcelona is Spain's second largest city and a global centre of art and culture. It is also known for its gothic buildings and is served by Barcelona-El Prat Airport. This airport is one of the busiest airports in the world and is 12 kilometres away from the city centre.

Flights from Barcelona to Glasgow take off from Barcelona-El Prat Airport, which began running officially in 1918. This is one of the oldest continuously running airports in Europe. In 1927, the first commercial plane took off from this airport to Madrid. This airport has two terminals.

Getting to Barcelona airport

To get on one of the Barcelona to Glasgow flights from El Prat Airport, arrive early at the Passeig de Gracia Station in Central Barcelona and take a Roadalies commuter train. Alight at the Terminal 2 Station and walk to the airport. Another option is to take the Orange Line (L9 Sud), if you wish to travel by metro. There are direct buses from Placa Catalunya to the airport, while the Aerobus' direct transfer remains a more luxurious option. If you wish for even more luxury, just call a cab or take a taxi to the airport.

Arriving to Glasgow

Glasgow is Scotland's largest city and a centre of Scottish art and culture. Begin your day at Buchanan Street, which is one of the most important shopping streets of Glasgow. Next, visit the Merchant City, which is known for its upmarket cafes, restaurants and boutique stores. Glasgow's cultural quarter is found in the Merchant City, in and around King Street, Trongate and Saltmarket. Towards the end of the day, head toward West End, which is a bohemian part of the city filled with bars, boutiques, clubs and restaurants. Do not forget to visit the beautiful Doulton Fountain and the People's Palace museum.

How to get to the city centre

Glasgow is served by Glasgow Airport. 10 kilometres from the city, Glasgow Prestwick Airport is 50 kilometres from the city and from Edinburgh Airport, which is also 50 kilometres from the city. Flights to Glasgow from Barcelona usually land at either Glasgow Airport or Glasgow Prestwick Airport. No matter where your flight lands, public transportation will serve your purpose. Take the bus outside Glasgow Airport and Edinburgh Airport to reach Glasgow's main bus station in the city centre. Take the direct train to Glasgow Central Station from Glasgow Prestwick Airport. From all the three airports, you can also take taxis to Glasgow's downtown district.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Barcelona to Glasgow

😷 Is it safe to travel from Barcelona to Glasgow during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Barcelona. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Barcelona to Glasgow at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Barcelona to Glasgow is 14£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Glasgow expensive to visit compared to Barcelona?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Glasgow costs an average of 2.80 GBP, 9% more expensive than Barcelona, with a fare of 2.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 27% more in Glasgow: 2.50 GBP against 1.97 GBP in Barcelona. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in Glasgow, 46% more than the 10.28 GBP in Barcelona. The price of the coffee is around 73% more expensive in Glasgow, with an average of 2.77 GBP , while in Barcelona the coffee costs 1.60 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Barcelona to Glasgow?
The most popular months to book a trip from Barcelona to Glasgow are October, July and August, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Barcelona to Glasgow?
The best time of the year to go to Glasgow when flying from Barcelona depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Glasgow from Barcelona in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, January and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Barcelona -  Glasgow.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Barcelona to Glasgow?
The total flight time between Barcelona and Glasgow is of around 03:08 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,698 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Glasgow compared to Barcelona?
While in Barcelona the temperatures can reach an average of 30.74 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Glasgow's temperatures can go up to 23.23 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -4.14 ºC in Glasgow, compared to the 3.49 ºC average degrees reported in Barcelona. During the winter period, Barcelona can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Glasgow have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Barcelona and Glasgow?
The main airport route flying between Barcelona and Glasgow is: El Prat (BCN) to Prestwick (PIK). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Ryanair.
  • Alternatively, you can find Barcelona - Glasgow flights between El Prat (BCN) to Glasgow Scotland (GLA) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Jet2.Com.
  • British Airways.
Airlines with indirect flights from Barcelona to Glasgow are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Barcelona to Glasgow are:
  • Iberia, stoping in London for 105 minutes minimun.
  • British Airways, with 90 minutes scale in London.
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