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Distance between Bucharest (BBU) and Glasgow (GLA)

Flight distance from Bucharest to Glasgow (Aurel Vlaicu International Airport – Glasgow Airport) is 1548 miles / 2491 kilometers / 1345 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Bucharest (BBU) to Glasgow (GLA) is 1992 miles / 3206 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 20 minutes.

Bucharest – Glasgow

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1548
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2491
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1345
Nautical miles

How far is Glasgow from Bucharest?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1547.823 miles
  • 2490.979 kilometers
  • 1345.021 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1544.156 miles
  • 2485.078 kilometers
  • 1341.835 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Bucharest to Glasgow?

Estimated flight time from Aurel Vlaicu International Airport to Glasgow Airport is 3 hours 25 minutes.

What is the time difference between Bucharest and Glasgow?

The time difference between Bucharest and Glasgow is 2 hours. Glasgow is 2 hours behind Bucharest.
Bucharest time to Glasgow time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and Glasgow Airport (GLA)

On average flying from Bucharest to Glasgow generates about 183 kg of CO2 per passenger, 183 kilograms is equal to 402 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bucharest to Glasgow

Shortest flight path between Aurel Vlaicu International Airport (BBU) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

Airport information

Origin Aurel Vlaicu International Airport
City: Bucharest
Country: Romania Flag of Romania
IATA Code: BBU
ICAO Code: LRBS
Coordinates: 44°30′11″N, 26°6′7″E
Destination Glasgow Airport
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: GLA
ICAO Code: EGPF
Coordinates: 55°52′18″N, 4°25′59″W