Glasgow Airport Information

Handy information about the airport

  • Just 8 miles from Glasgow city centre
  • Facilities to make your stay enjoyable
  • 8 parking options available with BCP

Glasgow Airport is the busiest international airport in Scotland. Since it opened in 1966, Glasgow Airport has gone from strength to strength. Last year Glasgow were proud to announce that they catered for over 9 million passengers. Glasgow was also the first international airport in Scotland to serve over 1 million customers in one calendar month, which they did in July 2004.

Glasgow Airport is situated approximately 8 miles west of the city centre and is easily accessible from the M8 motorway, taking Junction 28.

GPS Information

For those using satellite navigation systems, you may wish to use the following postcode: PA3 2RS

New Facilities at Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Airport offers many facilities to aid the checking in and departure of its passengers. For example, Glasgow has baby changing facilities both before and after security control. For younger children Glasgow has a Gamegrid Soft Play Area and for older kids they have an arcade entertainment zone.

Please Note: Passengers with disabilities are welcome at Glasgow Airport, but they advise you inform the travel agent or airline at the time of booking.

What You Can Expect to Find...

Glasgow Airport offers many conveniences for its passengers. These include all sorts of bars, restaurants and cafes that include:

  • Bargo
  • Cafe Nero
  • Delice de France

What's more, Glasgow Airport has many different shops and stores that can allow you to get that last minute retail therapy in.

  • W. H. Smith
  • Boots
  • Sunglass Hut