There are 10 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Glasgow to London Gatwick  •  1 h 30 min

  1. GLA - LGW

$40 - $150

9 alternative options

Fly Glasgow to London City, train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. GLA - LCY

$93 - $345

Fly Glasgow to London Heathrow, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. GLA - LHR

$111 - $313

Bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Gatwick  •  3 h 55 min

  1. EDI - LGW

$53 - $154

Fly Glasgow to London Stansted, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. GLA - STN

$63 - $173

Fly Glasgow to London Luton, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. GLA - LTN

$65 - $176

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 25 min

$257 - $423

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  8 h 12 min

$89 - $140

Bus  •  11 h 4 min

  1. National Express
  2. 210 / ...

$145 - $192

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. 446.6 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 595 km. The road distance is 715 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which costs £30 - £110 and takes 1 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to fly which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £30 - £110.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) and arriving at South Terminal Bus Station via Glasgow and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW), including transfers and time at the airport.

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

British Airways, easyJet and Ryanair fly from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Glasgow Central, London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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