Glasgow International Airport

EGPF · Scotland, United Kingdom

About Glasgow International Airport

FIR Scottish FIR
Region Scotland
Country United Kingdom
Runways 5/23
Type Large airport
Coordinates (ARP) 55.8719, -4.43306   555219N 0042559W
Coordinates (Center) 55.8717, -4.43369   555218N 0042601W
Variation 1.2° W (2024)
Timezone London (+1 h)
Local time Apr 20, 2024 23:22


ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
5 046° 047° 2,665 m 46 m Asphalt 55.8799 -4.4183
23 226° 227° 55.8635 -4.4491

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The airport may be closed or require prior permission. True headings and the coordinates of runway ends may be an estimation. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

Glasgow International Airport

Glasgow International Airport is a large airport in Scotland, United Kingdom. The airport is located at latitude 55.87170 and longitude -4.43369. The airport has one runway: 5/23. The ICAO airport code of this field is EGPF. The airport's IATA code is GLA. Nearby other airfields are Glasgow Clyde Heliport, Cameron House Hotel Seaplane Base, Dunroaming Heliport, Nethershields Farm Airstrip and Strathaven Airfield.

Glasgow International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Scottish.

Glasgow International Airport is in the timezone of Europe/London. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 05:58 and sets at 20:34. This applies to Glasgow International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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On this airport you can find flying schools. Companies on this airport are Glasgow Flight Centre, Leading Edge Flight Training and Glasgow Flying Club.



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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Glasgow Clyde Heliport GB-0743 6.3 km 093°
Glasgow City Heliport EGEG 8.6 km 097°
Cameron House Hotel Seaplane Base GB-0745 19 km 325°
Dunroaming Heliport GB-0738 22 km 008°
Nethershields Farm Airstrip GB-0741 29 km 128°
Strathaven Airfield GB-0180 29 km 136°
Cumbernauld Airport EGPG 31 km 067°
Luss Seaplane Terminal GB-0683 31 km 334°
Mayfield Farm Airstrip GB-0670 33 km 219°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Glasgow GLW NDB 0.2 km 178°
Glasgow GOW VOR-DME 0.8 km 259°
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