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Glasgow Vacation

About Glasgow

One of the biggest and most culturally diverse cities in Scotland, Glasgow was once a major industrial hub but in recent years has reinvented itself as a great tourist destination. It's also a fantastic starting point for anyone who wants to explore deeper into Scotland, perhaps to the Highlands or the Islands to the north of Britain. Of course, there's plenty to do without leaving Glasgow. The city has a great vibe with lots of live music and great bars. There are also daytime attractions to enjoy, such as museums, galleries and parks. Anyone will enjoy a visit to Glasgow, whether they come alone, as a couple, with friends or as a family.

Things to do and places to visit in Glasgow

There is so much to explore in the city that it makes flights to Glasgow well worth the money. Visitors can go bar hopping in the coolest night spots in the Merchant Quarter or delve into the city's history at one of the museums (one of the great things that visitors to Glasgow will discover is that most of the city's museums are free to enter). There are beautiful parks to wander through and mouth-watering meals to eat. Live music events take place almost every night and the clubs never seem to stop. The atmosphere is absolutely buzzing and memories of Glasgow won't fade any time soon.

When visiting Glasgow, be sure to:

  • See the beautiful Victorian architecture of George Square
  • Visit the Hunterian museum, the oldest in Scotland
  • Have a drink at one of the Merchant Quarter's hip bars
  • Explore the Tall Ship at Riverside (all four levels)
  • See the cathedral, a stunning example of medieval Gothic architecture
  • Wander through the lovely Glasgow Botanic Gardens
  • Take in a classical concert at the Old Fruitmarket
  • Go to the planetarium at the Glasgow Science Center
  • Meet the animals at Tollcross Children's Farm
  • See the marvels of Ancient Egypt at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
  • See a band in the Barrowland ballroom
Glasgow

Airports in Glasgow

Many visitors choose to book flights to Glasgow, dramatically reducing the journey time in comparison to road or train. Planes land at either Glasgow Airport or Glasgow Prestwick Airport. Of the two, Glasgow Airport is significantly closer to the city.

  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers at Glasgow Prestwick Airport include: Ryanair.

    Location

    Glasgow Prestwick Airport is found approximately 50km away from Glasgow.

    Transportation

    The X77 bus goes to Glasgow and the airport has its own train station with connections to Glasgow. There are also taxis at the airport.

  • Edinburgh Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of major airlines operate flights to Edinburgh including: FlyBe, Jet2.com and easyJet

    Location

    Edinburgh Airport is off the A8 Glasgow Road, approximately 9 miles from the city center.

    Transportation

    Passengers can travel to the city center by taking the Airlink 100 bus service to Waverly Bridge (close to Princes Street and the main railway and bus stations), or the N22 bus service at night. The Lothian bus service also connects with various stations such as the RBS World headquarters, the Scottish Parliament and the city center. There is also a tram service from the airport to the city center. Taxis are available opposite the main terminal building, and car rental companies operate from the airport's car rental center.

  • Glasgow Airport

    Top Carriers

    Top carriers operating from Glasgow Airport include: British Airways, EasyJet and Ryanair.

    Location

    Glasgow Airport is located to the west of the city center, around 11km outside the downtown area.

    Transportation

    Two bus routes (500 and 77) will take passengers to the city center. Alternatively, taxis are available at the airport.