|WORLD AREA CODE||493|
|ZIP CODE||PA3 2ST|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||GLA|
LAT / LON 55°52'18"N / -4°-25'-59"W
Station ID: EGPF
Observation Time: 03/06/2021 11:46 am
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About Glasgow Airport Code
Glasgow Airport Code is GLA. This airport derives its IATA code (GLA) from Glasgow city in Scotland. Its elevation above sea level is 8 meters.
About Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Glasgow Airport (GLA) is also known as Glasgow International Airport (GLA) as well as Abbotsinch Airport (GLA). It is regarded as the United Kingdom’s 9th busiest airport with passenger traffic of nearly 9 million annually.
This facility is a hub for British Airways, easyJet, and Loganair.
Glasgow Airport (GLA) Runway
Glasgow Airport (GLA) is serviced by a single runway:
05/23 2,665 m grooved/asphalt
This runway handles aircraft movements of 86,226 annually.
Glasgow Airport (GLA) Terminal
Glasgow Airport (GLA) features two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.
Terminal 1 is also known as Main Terminal. This facility handles all flight operations.
This terminal is smaller than the Main Terminal at Glasgow Airport (GLA). It handles only low cost airlines.
These facilities has the following services and amenities:
Shops, restaurants and bars, post-office, and ATMs among others.
Nearest Airports to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
- Glasgow Prestwick Airport 35 km
- Edinburgh Airport 39 km
- George Best Belfast City Airport 131 km
- Belfast International Airport 141 km
- Aberdeen International Airport 150 km
Major Airlines Operating from Glasgow Airport (GLA)
- Air Lingus Regional
- Air Canada Rouge
- Air Transat
- BH Air
- Blue Air
- British Airways
- Corendon Airlines
|05-23||8,720 ft||151 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|09-27||3,622 ft||151 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.