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Distance between London (LHR) and Glasgow (GLA)

Flight distance from London to Glasgow (London Heathrow Airport – Glasgow Airport) is 345 miles / 556 kilometers / 300 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from London (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) is 407 miles / 655 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from London to Glasgow.

Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Glasgow Airport (GLA).

How far is Glasgow from London?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 345.186 miles
  • 555.522 kilometers
  • 299.958 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
  • 344.683 miles
  • 554.714 kilometers
  • 299.522 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).

Airport information


A London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between London and Glasgow.

Time Difference

London

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Glasgow

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Glasgow (GLA).

Distance:
345
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
345

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