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Distance between London (LGW) and Glasgow (GLA)

Flight distance from London to Glasgow (London Gatwick Airport – Glasgow Airport) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers / 322 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA) is 443 miles / 713 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 4 minutes.

London – Glasgow

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370
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596
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322
Nautical miles

How far is Glasgow from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 370.390 miles
  • 596.085 kilometers
  • 321.860 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
  • 369.860 miles
  • 595.232 kilometers
  • 321.400 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 London Gatwick Airport to Glasgow Airport is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between London and Glasgow.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from London to Glasgow generates about 80 kg of CO2 per passenger, 80 kilograms is equal to 175 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Glasgow

Shortest flight path between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

Airport information

Origin London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″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 London (LGW) to Glasgow (GLA)

British Airways
easyJet