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How far is Glasgow from Birmingham?

Distance between Birmingham (Birmingham Airport) and Glasgow (Glasgow Airport) is 260 miles / 419 kilometers / 226 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) is 305 miles / 491 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 33 minutes.

Birmingham Airport – Glasgow Airport

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260
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419
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226
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Distance from Birmingham to Glasgow

There are several ways to calculate distance from Birmingham to Glasgow. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 260.263 miles
  • 418.852 kilometers
  • 226.162 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
  • 259.894 miles
  • 418.259 kilometers
  • 225.842 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 Birmingham to Glasgow?

Estimated flight time from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport is 59 minutes.

What is the time difference between Birmingham and Glasgow?

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Glasgow.

Flight carbon footprint between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Glasgow Airport (GLA)

On average flying from Birmingham to Glasgow generates about 63 kg of CO2 per passenger, 63 kilograms is equal to 140 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Glasgow

Shortest flight path between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

Airport information

Origin Birmingham Airport
City: Birmingham
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHX
ICAO Code: EGBB
Coordinates: 52°27′14″N, 1°44′52″W
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

Airlines flying from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA)

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