The flight route from Gatwick (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) is a popular route with tourists and business travellers alike. This is one of the three busiest domestic routes out of Gatwick. Within a flight time of 1 hour and 35 minutes, Flybe and scheduled airline,British Airways, operate a direct flight to the Scottish city. Gatwick airport is used by both Londoners as well as travellers from the home counties and southern England. With its excellent transport links to the capital - including trains, coaches and buses - and to towns and cities around the south-east, Gatwick airport has a very large catchment area. Those travelling to Glasgow by plane will save time as well as money. The journey of 430 miles would take at least 7 hours by car, using public transport takes around 5 hours and 30 minutes.
As this route is serviced by low cost airlines, it should be fairly easy to get an air ticket from Gatwick to Glasgow for a low price.
There are two airports in Glasgow, Glasgow International Airportand Glasgow Prestwick (PIK). Both Easyjet and British Airways serve Glasgow International (GLA) from Gatwick airport. From here, there are shuttle buses which can be used for the transfer into central Glasgow.