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There are 6 ways to get from Cambuslang to Blantyre by plane, bus or train

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Fly Glasgow to Lilongwe, bus  •  23h 43m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Lilongwe (LLW) GLA - LLW
  2. Take the bus from Lilongwe to Blantyre

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Blantyre  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Blantyre (BLZ) EDI - BLZ

$520 - $1,364

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Fly Glasgow to Blantyre  •  21h 1m

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Blantyre (BLZ) GLA - BLZ

$710 - $1,621

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Lilongwe, bus  •  24h 11m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Lilongwe (LLW) EDI - LLW
  3. Take the bus from Lilongwe to Blantyre

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Blantyre  •  24h 54m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Blantyre (BLZ) NCL - BLZ

$792 - $2,125

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Blantyre  •  25h 17m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Blantyre (BLZ) ABZ - BLZ

$651 - $2,256

Glasgow (GLA) to Blantyre (BLZ) flights

The flight time between Glasgow (GLA) and Blantyre (BLZ) is around 23h 4m and covers a distance of around 8765 km. The fastest flight normally takes 17h 20m. Services are operated by British Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Lufthansa and others. Typically 68 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
23h 4m
Fastest flight journey time:
17h 20m
Flight distance:
8765 km
Flights per week:
68
Cheapest price:
$534
Carbon emissions:
1777 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
18:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow (GLA) to Blantyre (BLZ) flight schedules

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Last updated: July 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Cambuslang to Blantyre is to train and fly which costs £370 - £1,000 and takes 21h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambuslang to Blantyre is to fly which costs £500 - £1,200 and takes 21h 1m.

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The distance between Cambuslang and Blantyre is 8762 km.

It takes approximately 23h 43m to get from Cambuslang to Blantyre, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Lilongwe Airport. The quickest flight takes 20h 55m and has two stopovers.

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Blantyre is 1h ahead of Cambuslang. It is currently 8:38 PM in Cambuslang and 9:38 PM in Blantyre.

KLM, Emirates, South African Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Lilongwe Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cambuslang to Blantyre.
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  • Distance: 8762.3 km
  • Duration: 23h 43m

What companies run services between Cambuslang, Scotland and Blantyre, Malawi?

British Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Cambuslang to Blantyre every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Geneva, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Istanbul, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Istanbul, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Geneva, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via Manchester, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Malpensa, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vienna, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Newcastle to Blantyre via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Blantyre via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Lilongwe via Paris CDG, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Glasgow to Lilongwe via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$100 - $140
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$140 - $210
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Premier BUS Services
Phone
0999 464 273
Email
premierbusez@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Lilongwe to Blantyre
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com

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