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Glasgow Airport (GLA)

Full Airport Name

Glasgow Airport


Glasgow Airport, Paisley, Renfrewshire PA3 2SW, UK

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)141 887 1111


(0)141 848 4769



Number of Terminals

The terminals are affiliated via a covered walkway.

Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 13km (8 miles) west of Glasgow

Driving Directions

The airport is amid aloof arctic of the M8 motorway at alliance 28.

Car Parking

Short-stay, long-stay and business parking are all available, operated by NCP (tel: (0)870 606 7050; website: The short-stay car parks are all aural walking ambit of the terminals, and there are approved alteration coaches to the terminal from the long-stay car park. Long-stay parking with discounts can be pre-booked through BAA Beforehand (tel: (0)870 000 1000) or online via the airport's website.

Car Hire

Alamo, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and National accept desks abutting to Domestic Arrivals .

Public Transport

Rail: The Gilmour Street railway base in Paisley is 3km (2 miles) from the airport and is alone a few account abroad by auto or bounded bus. Trains run to Glasgow Axial abuse station. Transfers to either Queen Street base or Buchanan bus base are accessible on bus no.398. For added information, acquaintance the 24-hour National Abuse enquiries band (tel: (0)870 748 4950; website: Road: Taxi: Metered taxis are accessible 24 hours a day. Bus: Bus no.905 runs to axial Glasgow, endlessly at Glasgow Axial station, Queen Street base and Buchanan bus station. Buses are additionally accessible to added destinations. For added advice on biking to/from the airport, acquaintance the Airport Biking Band (tel: (0)141 848 4330).

Information and Help Desks

The airport advice board is on the aboriginal floor, abutting to the Domestic Arrivals/Departures area. There are computer advice kiosks on the arena attic and a Greater Glasgow and Clyde Valley Day-tripper Board (tel: (0)141 848 4400 or 4758) in International Arrivals, accouterment day-tripper and adaptation information.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: The airport has bureaux de change, ATMs, a column appointment and telephones able with fax and e-mail facilities. Eating and drinking: Restaurants, cafés and confined are concentrated on the aboriginal floor. Shopping: Shopping includes duty-free. For added information, acquaintance the Shopping Advice Band (tel: (0)870 000 1000). Luggage: The left-luggage ability (tel: (0)141 848 4938) is accessible circadian 24 hours. A absent acreage account (tel: (0)141 848 4740) is additionally available. Uniformed associates of agents are on duke to abetment with baggage. Added facilities: These accommodate a pharmacy, babyish affliction accessories and children's comedy areas.

Conference and Business Facilities

A business workstation with telephone, fax and Internet accessories is accessible on the aboriginal attic concourse. The Glasgow Airport Business Centre (tel: (0)141 847 5450) offers affair rooms, appointment and training facilities, an IT apartment and abounding secretarial support. There is a Servisair Executive Lounge, with credit-card operated telephones and fax facilities. Appointment accessories for up to 35 assembly are accessible at the Biking Inn (tel: (0)141 842 1563).

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Facilities accommodate wheelchair-accessible toilets, ramps, lifts and aloof seating, as able-bodied as consecration loops, a TDD blast and a Minicom advice band (tel: (0)141 848 4848). Passengers should admonish their airline in beforehand of any appropriate needs. Disabled parking spaces are available. Passengers acute abetment from the car esplanade to the terminals should align this in beforehand by contacting Passenger Abetment Limited (tel: (0)141 848 4938). Wheelchair advance and accouterment is accessible chargeless of allegation (tel: (0)141 848 7777).


The Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport (tel: (0)870 400 9031), Biking Inn (tel: (0)141 842 1563) and Express by Holiday Inn (tel: (0)141 842 1100) can all be begin in the airport grounds. Hotel anxiety can be fabricated at the advice and catch board (tel: (0)141 887 7220), anchored in the Domestic Arrivals breadth on the arena floor.