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Glasgow Airport Directions

Glasgow by Car - Directions

Glasgow Airport lies eight miles to the west of Glasgow city centre and is within easy reach of the rest of Scotland. Principal access is off junction 28 of the M8 motorway.

Take Junction 28 off the M8, about 20 minutes drive from Glasgow city centre or two minutes from Paisley, the nearest town.

If you plan on driving to or from Glasgow Airport you can search the AA Route Planner for tailored directions.

AA Route Planner

Glasgow by Car - Maps

If you are travelling to Glasgow Airport by car then you will need a map to follow for directions.

Use our map below to give you an overview of the surrounding area, highlighting the most important approach roads:



Glasgow by Car - Information for Drivers

Distances by miles when driving from:

Ayr40
Carlisle106
Dumfries86
Dundee93
Dunfermline48
Edinburgh55
Falkirk33
Glasgow8.5
Hamilton23
Kilmarnock26
Motherwell24
Newcastle Upon Tyne164
Paisley2
St Andrews82
Stirling37

Drop offs/Pick ups and Parking

You can drop off passengers outside the terminal building and its free for up to 10 minutes, but if you want to see them off please use one of the car parks. If you are not staying long then the short term car park is your best choice.

There are several short and Long term car parks available at Glasgow airport with regular transfer coaches to the terminals from long stay and business parking. It is advisable to book parking in advance.

Glasgow Airport Parking