Map of flight path and driving directions from Glasgow to Cardiff.
Shortest flight path between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Cardiff Airport (CWL).
How far is Cardiff from Glasgow?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Glasgow and Cardiff. 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Glasgow and Cardiff.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (157 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Glasgow (GLA) → Cardiff (CWL).