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Distance between Cardiff (CWL) and Glasgow (GLA)

Distance from Cardiff to Glasgow (Cardiff Airport – Glasgow Airport) is 313 miles / 503 kilometers / 272 nautical miles.

How far is Glasgow from Cardiff?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cardiff and Glasgow. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 312.707 miles
  • 503.252 kilometers
  • 271.735 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
  • 312.402 miles
  • 502.763 kilometers
  • 271.470 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cardiff and Glasgow.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Airport information


A Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W

B 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

Cardiff to Glasgow flight path

Shortest flight path between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cardiff (CWL) → Glasgow (GLA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
313
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
313

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