Birmingham to Glasgow

Voted 'the friendliest city in the world', it won't take long after your flight from Birmingham to Glasgow to find out just why that is. This welcoming Scottish city makes everyone feel at home, whether visiting for business or for pleasure, and with so much to see and do you're guaranteed to enjoy every moment of your visit. On the surface, a historic city with well-preserved Victorian architecture, Glasgow has a real edge too - its live music scene has earned it the title of a UNESCO City of Music, and it also boasts excellent shopping and restaurant to make your trip memorable.

For the latest information on our flight schedules from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow International Airport (GLA), take a look at our Flybe timetable page for this route, and for the return journey, visit our Glasgow to Birmingham page.

For tips and guidance about your trip from Birmingham to Glasgow, see our sections below. In a hurry? Then use the following list to fast-forward to the information you need.


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Getting to Birmingham Airport

Located just 10 minutes from Birmingham city centre, served by excellent public transport links including its own train station and with plenty of parking on-site, it's easy to get to Birmingham Airport for your flight to Glasgow Airport with Flybe. For full details, visit our Getting to Birmingham Airport page.


Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport Departures

At a glance:

  • Short stay and long stay car parking
  • Book in advance via or book now
  • Free WiFi throughout
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Shopping including Duty Free
  • Newsagents and bureau de change
  • Bookable Aspire Lounge, Emirates Lounge and No. 1 Lounge

Check-in and bag drop at Birmingham Airport

To save time at the airport before your flight from Birmingham to Glasgow, we recommend that you check-in online and print your boarding pass before you arrive. However, you can also check-in and print your boarding pass at the airport, free of charge. Read more about the check-in options available by airport.

Facilities before Security

  • Cafes and restaurants
  • Newsagents

Facilities after Security

  • Cafes and restaurants
  • Newsagents
  • Bureau de change


  • Duty Free
  • Newsagents
  • Jewellery and sunglasses
  • Fashion and sportswear
  • Health and beauty
  • AV and technology

To find out more, visit our dedicated flights from Birmingham page and browse other available routes.

Glasgow Airport Arrivals

To help you get to your destination as quickly and easily as possible after your flight from Birmingham to Glasgow, visit our Glasgow Airport Arrivals page for all the information you need when you arrive, including how to get from Glasgow Airport to Glasgow city centre. To find out more, take a look at our dedicated Glasgow Airport information page, or browse other flights to Glasgow.



Flybe works in partnership with to make it even easier to help you find the perfect hotel in Glasgow. Whether you'd like to stay in the lap of luxury, are searching for a romantic hideaway or are travelling to Glasgow on a business trip budget, there is accommodation in Glasgow to suit every type of visitor.

Visiting Glasgow

Whether you have only an hour to spare on your business trip to Glasgow or a weekend to soak up the city's culture, your options for how to make the most of it are virtually endless. Plan your visit to Glasgow before your flight from Birmingham with our Visiting Glasgow page, where you'll find inspiring tips on things to do and see in Glasgow, where to stay, eat and drink, and where you'll find the very best Glasgow nightlife!


Doing business in Glasgow

If you're taking a flight from Birmingham to Glasgow for business, take a look at our Business in Glasgow page for our recommendations on the city's best meeting facilities, as well as conference venues to make your corporate event a success. With plenty of hotels to choose from all within easy reach of Glasgow Airport, plus plenty of ways to spend your downtime as well as great pubs and bars for post-meeting drinks, you'll find a warm welcome in Glasgow on your business trip.