Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Glasgow to Birmingham

Favourite airline: Aer Lingus
Aer Lingus is the most popular airline for flights from Glasgow to Birmingham.
Aer Lingus
53 %
27 %
11 %
Tip: book 1 day before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 1 day before travel. Save up to 10 %.
1 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Monday
The cheapest day to fly on this route is Monday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 63 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
01h 10min
02h 50min
Favourite connection: via Belfast City
When booking flights from Glasgow to Birmingham 58 % of travellers prefer to fly via Belfast City.
1 stopover Belfast City
06h 40min, from £340
58 %
Direct flights
01h 10min, from £51
24 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
15h 40min, from £312
11 %

Useful information about the flight from Glasgow to Birmingham

Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham

Fly from Glasgow to Birmingham The domestic flight route from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) is fast and convenient and growing in popularity. Flybe operates 2 to 7 flights on most days of the week from the Scottish city to the UK's second most populous city. Passengers will be transported to their destination in a flight time of as little as 1 hour and 15 minutes. This service is always operated as a direct flight and is made use of by a mixture of business travellers and tourists heading to Birmingham or other cities in the Midlands.

Cheap flight from Glasgow to Birmingham

An air ticket from Glasgow to Birmingham is cheapest when purchased well in advance of the date of travel. Using a price comparison website, a low cost flight can be up to half the price of the train fare, taking just over an hour as opposed to 4 hours by rail. As both the airports in Glasgow and Birmingham are very close to the respective city centres and connected by a good network of public transport, onward travel is also fast and convenient.

Destination Birmingham Airport

The destination airport, Birmingham Airport, has only one terminal and is conveniently served by Birmingham International Station. A free shuttle, the AirRail Link, provides a connection between the airport terminal and the railway station, taking only 10 minutes for the journey. Alternatively, local buses and coaches also leave from the terminal, travelling to Birmingham city centre as well other cities and towns in the Midlands.

Flight information: Glasgow - Birmingham

Outbound and return from £51.30
Flight duration min. 01:15
Return flight duration min. 01:15
Distance 419 km
Flights per week 45
Departure airport Glasgow (GLA)
Arrival airport Birmingham (BHX)
Destination country United Kingdom