Glasgow Airport Informational Guide to Glasgow International Airport - GLA - Non Official

Glasgow Airport Taxi

A taxi ride from Glasgow Airport to Glasgow city centre takes around 20 minutes.

Note that official taxis in Glasgow Airport are all metered, so there’s no need to book a taxi. 

Friendly tip

To guarantee your safety we recommend passengers to only board official taxis. 


Taxis are available 24 hours facing the Arrivals area of the Main Terminal.

Pre-booked taxis

Passengers can pre-book a taxi at or calling at +44 0141 889 1813.

By pre-booking, passengers can get a 20% discount.

Service hours: 24/7. 


The regular taxi fare to Glasgow city centre is approximately £16.50.

Payment by both cash and credit card is allowed. 


In Glasgow Airport passengers can use Uber service too. There are only the professional services though, as Uber X and up. The ride with an Uber X is in average the same as taking a taxi, so depending on the needs and preferences of each guest it will be better to take a taxi or an Uber. 


If you want private transport to any destination, you can book a transfer at Glasgow Airport. 

Book a transfer at Glasgow Airport