Alexandria Happy traveller
- I found it difficult to find my allotted space
Published on: 05 December 2016
Don’t waste time hanging around on public transport when you could glide to Glasgow Airport in the comfort of your own car! Take a look at the wide range of parking available through APH and find yourself a handy place to park.
Pre-book your airport parking with APH and save yourself a whole heap of stress as you sail into your guaranteed space at Glasgow Airport. Booking early also means you can benefit from the huge pre-booking discounts on offer at a whole range of car parks; so what are you waiting for!
Booking with APH couldn’t be easier. Simply enter your details into our search engine and we’ll do all the hard work for you. You can buy with confidence knowing that our booking system is fully secure and that you are getting a fantastic rate.
From hassle free VIP Meet & Greet services, to cheap and cheerful park and rides; there is a car park to suit everyone at Glasgow Airport! For more details click on the links below, or enter your details into our search engine to check availability.
|Car Park||Parking Type||Transfer Type||Customer Rating|
|Glasgow Direct||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Longstay||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||On Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Parknfly||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Parksafe||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Swiftpark||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Skyport||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
|Glasgow Parkfast||Car park vetted by Police in order to create a safer environment for you and your vehicle.||Off Airport||Transfer Service|
Located around seven miles from the city centre, Glasgow Airport is Scotland's second busiest facility behind Edinburgh and the UK's eighth busiest in total. Handling more than 7.7 million passengers in 2014, Glasgow is the principal transatlantic and direct long-haul entry airport into Scotland. British Airways is the facility's largest tenant, along with Flybe, easyJet, Jet2, Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways. The airport's busiest international routes are to Dubai International and Amsterdam Schipol, with flights to Heathrow and Gatwick topping the domestic roster.
There's no railway station at the airport, but with road links are excellent, with the main M8 going directly past the airport. APH.com offers seven off-airport options for the best prices available. Just log on to APH.com now to get an instant online quote.
Glasgow Airport has two connected terminals - T1 and T2 - with three piers serving different traffic: West (international), Central (domestic) and East (low-cost, Ireland & Scottish islands).
Guests who'd like to relax over a drink and light meal can head to the Executive Lounge. Step away from the hustle and bustle with prices starting at £20 for adults and £8.00 for children from 2-11. Get full information here.
When and where you need to check-in varies airline-by-airline at this facility. Click here for our full guide to when and where to check-in at Glasgow Airport
Many airlines operate an online check-in service to let passengers select seats, print boarding passes and save time at the airport. Find out if your service operator offers the service for your flight from Glasgow Airport here.
Some airlines offer a mobile check-in service. Users of the service can have a boarding card sent directly to their smartphone. Once again, check with your airline to see if it offers this handy, time-saving check-in option.
Assistance for passengers with reduced mobility is provided throughout Glasgow Airport and its facilities. The assistance is available at both the airport's terminals. Facilities include accessible toilets, lifts and induction loops are available to help passengers with hearing difficulties amplify announcements. It is essential that passengers requiring special assistance contact the airport provider at least 48 hours before arrival on 0141 842 7700.
Glasgow is served by a selection of great hotels, so why not enjoy a pre-flight stop-over at one of these nearby establishments. Here's our guide to what's on offer
Glasgow Airport does not offer a fast-track security lane.
There are no specific family assistance lanes, but many airlines will allow families with children to board first.
There's a large selection of eateries at Glasgow Airport, with an outlet to suit all tastes. From traditional local recipes to grab-and-go snacks, there really is something for everyone. Browse what's on offer here.
There's no shortage of shopping at Glasgow Airport... check out the on-site stores here.
Glasgow Airport offers an unsupervised soft-play area for kids aged 2-6 after security and in the international pier close to the WH Smith store.
If you need to be connected, Glasgow Airport offers free Wi-Fi for a period of 30 minutes. If you need more access, additional time can be purchased at the following rates:
Facilities for charging mobile phones have been removed from the Dixons Travel stores, so you'll need to find a free socket or pay for access to an internet desk where phones can be charged. Alternatively, check out or phone chargers here for our guide to power-free phone chargers
Travelling with infants? Baby changing facilities can be found throughout the airport at the following locations:
Luggage trolleys are to be found throughout the airport and no charge is made to use them.
Glasgow Airport allows you to store packages or suitcases for periods up to three months. The service - operated by Luggage-Point - is located in the main check-in hall. Here are the prices:
Contact Luggage-Point on 0141 848 4740
If you have a last-minute medical issue, Boots has an airside pharmacy that can dispense prescriptions. It is open from 4.00am to the last flight of the day. Find out more information here.
The Glasgow Airport prayer room can be found on the first floor of the departures concourse in the Priority Security corridor. It offers a quiet, place for passengers of all faiths and denominations, and is open 24 hours a day. The Airport Chaplain conducts services at various times during the week and these are announced over our public address system.