Glasgow Airport Guide
Welcome to the Glasgow Airport Guide, an independent resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around the Airport.
Did you know?
Newcastle on average handles just over 7.5 million passengers year, a number that has steadily increased over the last few years!
Glasgow airport currently contributes around £1.44bn to the economy, as well as supporting around 30,000 jobs!
Who We Are
The Airport Guides Network; Independent Information for the Traveller
Your guide to the Airport – the Airport Guides were created to help the traveller find their way to, through, and from, UK airports. We are an unofficial guide and are keen to hear about your experiences at the airport, including the good and the bad!
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Glasgow Airport’s latest News
With over 5,300 employees and 9.9 million passengers at Glasgow Airport each year, it’s easy to see how single-use plastic is a large-scale issue for the site. However a new initiative has been launched in the hope to try and reduce this problem.Read more
An ingenious concept benefitting the visually impaired has landed at Glasgow Airport thanks to the brilliant minds of two local passengers.Read more
Glasgow Airport has recently put a ban on pre-flight tequila and sambuca shots in an attempt to decrease drunken behaviour before takeoff.Read more
In a recent article by Airport Parking Shop, the light was shed on how travelling with autism can, at some points, be a stressful experience.
It was thought that UK airports could actively do more to take this stress off of passengers, with staff training and fast track security being two of the strongest suggestions. With this in mind, this week's news that Glasgow Airport has become the first airport in the UK to provide specialist staff training, in order to aid and assist the Autism Reality Experience is brilliant to hear!Read more
Official numbers have been revealed, Glasgow Airport boasts passenger numbers around 603,000 which is a 7.7% increase from February in 2016. The airport have also said they have seen a 20.3% rise in flights to European destinations such as Barcelona, Brussels and Paris.