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Travelers usually depart from Frankfurt International Airport, Frankfurt–Hahn, Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof, Frankfurt - Südbahnhof, or Frankfurt-Westbahnhof when they travel from Frankfurt to Glasgow. Book your trip to arrive at Glasgow, Glasgow - Buchanan, or Glasgow Prestwick. The distance between Frankfurt and Glasgow is 1084 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus, and British Airways. Frankfurt and Glasgow have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Glasgow, consider visiting Edinburgh Castle, Ben Nevis, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Iona, United Kingdom, Stirling, Bamburgh Castle, Glencoe, and Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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Glasgow travel tips

1) In Glasgow restaurants and cafes, it is customary to leave a tip in the amount of 10-15% of the bill

Sometimes tips are included in the bill, but this is more usual for expensive or tourist restaurants. It is customary to leave 10-15% of the bill in ordinary cafes and mid-level restaurants if you like everything.

2) Visit The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture in Glasgow

The building of The Lighthouse was designed in the 20th century by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, one of the most famous architects of Scotland. Inside the building, there is a Mackintosh exhibition and several temporary exhibitions, a viewing gallery with nice views of the city, and an information centre for tourists.

3) Book a table at Rogano, the oldest restaurant in Glasgow

Rogano Restaurant is the oldest of its kind in Glasgow. The restaurant was opened in 1935 in the Art Deco style. It resembles the Queen Mary ocean liner. The restaurant is especially famous for its fish and seafood dishes. A 3-course menu will cost around £45 per person (€52).

United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Germany can enter Glasgow, GLA, but there are restrictions.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt to Glasgow?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Frankfurt and Glasgow takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Frankfurt and Glasgow?
The flight distance between Frankfurt and Glasgow is 1084 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Frankfurt and Glasgow?
Several carriers operate flights between Frankfurt and Glasgow. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Lufthansa.
What are the most popular routes to and from Frankfurt?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Frankfurt and London, Athens, Thessaloniki, Manchester, Dublin, Birmingham, Toronto, Edinburgh, Montreal, Reykjavik, Vancouver, Newcastle upon Tyne, Bristol, Tirana, Malta, Chania, Singapore, Amman, Heraklion, New York.
What are the most popular routes to and from Glasgow?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Glasgow and London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Palma, Majorca, Birmingham, Athens, Alicante, Málaga, Toronto, Budapest, New York, Rome, Lisbon, Madrid, Dublin, Paris, Istanbul, Thessaloniki, Larnaca, Edinburgh.
Which airports are there in Frankfurt?
Frankfurt is mainly served by Frankfurt International Airport. But there are other airports nearby, including Frankfurt–Hahn.
What airports are near Frankfurt?
The main airport in Frankfurt is Frankfurt International Airport. It is also served by Düsseldorf International Airport, Cologne Bonn Airport, Luxembourg, Stuttgart, Nuremberg, Dortmund, Weeze, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Strasbourg, Maastricht Aachen.
What airports are near Glasgow?
The main airport in Glasgow is Glasgow. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Durham Tees Valley, Dundee, Campbeltown.
What buses and trains depart from Frankfurt?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Frankfurt, including Deutsche Bahn, Flixtrain.
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