Flights from Glasgow to Tenerife

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

Favourite airline: British Airways
30 % of flights booked on the route from Glasgow to Tenerife are booked with British Airways, and TUI Airways.
British Airways
20 %
8 %
TUI Airways
2 %
Tip: book 6 weeks before departure
If booked 6 weeks before travel, flights cost only £203.00.
40 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Wednesday
Flight tickets are cheapest on Wednesday when flights cost up to 17 % less.
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are £ 7.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
04h 45min
24h 25min
20h 50min
Favourite connection: via London Heathrow and Madrid
Stopover flights on this route are especially popular via London Heathrow and Madrid, making up 18 % of bookings.
2 stopovers London Heathrow Madrid Barajas
10h 30min, from £295
18 %
1 stopover London Heathrow London Gatwick
24h 25min, from £165
15 %
2 stopovers Amsterdam Schiphol Madrid Barajas
19h 35min, from £221
15 %

Useful information about the flight from Glasgow to Tenerife

Flights from Glasgow to Tenerife

The route from Glasgow (GLA) to Tenerife (TCI) is an extremely popular flight route with tourists in the United Kingdom. Tenerife is a favourite destination throughout the year due to the excellent climate on the Canary Islands, attracting thousands of holidaymakers every year. The distance of 2000 miles is covered in a flight time of approximately 4 hours and 40 minutes from take-off to landing.

There are up to 4 flights a day on this route operated by low-cost carrier Ryanair. These are, however, operated from Glasgow Prestwick to Tenerife South. Jet2 operates a service from Glasgow International Airport to Tenerife, landing at Tenerife South Reina Sofia as a direct flight three times a week. Getting to Tenerife North Airport from Glasgow involves at least one stopover.

Cheap flight to Tenerife

There is no single peak holiday season on the Canary Islands so that the prices of an air ticket will not fluctuate a great deal. However, to purchase a particularly low cost flight it is advisable to compare prices online and choose a midweek departure avoiding school holidays if at all possible. Travel is usually cheaper if booked well in advance so a little planning is always an advantage. Passengers should be aware of the fact that some low cost airlines will charge extra for hold luggage.

Destination Tenerife

The destination airport in the south of the island, Tenerife South Reina Sofia Airport is well connected to all major resorts and towns and villages on the island.

Flight information Glasgow - Tenerife
Cheap direct flights
Flight details Glasgow - Tenerife
  • Flight duration: min. 04:40 / max. 04:50
  • Distance: 3216 km
  • Flights per week: 10
  • Return flight duration: min. 04:35 / max. 04:50