Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Glasgow (from: Manchester)

The average price to go to Glasgow from Manchester airport is $ 127 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 105 (in november) and $ 142 (in april), which is a saving of $ 22 or a surplus of $ 15 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $54 to $107 and it is generally more economical to leave on a tuesday and return on a tuesday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Glasgow before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your Manchester-Glasgow plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 32247 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Glasgow from Manchester and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in november, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 105, saving $ 22 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 127). Conversely, april will be the most expensive ($ 142).

Flight Manchester-Glasgow: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 79 $ 111 good price
February$ 111 $ 138 high price
March$ 110 $ 136 fair price
April$ 116 $ 142 very high price
May$ 112 $ 136 fair price
June$ 106 $ 120 fair price
July$ 107 $ 125 fair price
August$ 106 $ 134 fair price
September$ 97 $ 106 good price
October$ 102 $ 124 fair price
November$ 75 $ 105 very good price
December$ 98 $ 130 fair price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from Manchester to Glasgow

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Manchester to Glasgow range from $0 to $321. 3% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $0 to $54), 1% at the maximum price (from $268 to $321). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $54 to $107 (41% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Manchester->Glasgow flight

There are 6 companies that serve Manchester from Glasgow airport: Ryanair, EasyJet, Flybe, British Airways, Aer Lingus and KLM.

Data analysis:

Of the 32247 flights analyzed in previous years, Ryanair was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (67% of the time) on the Manchester->Glasgow route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Manchester-Glasgow flights departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $5. On the other hand, departing on a sunday may cost you an additional $7.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Glasgow to Manchester departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $8. Conversely, departing from Glasgow on a sunday may cost you an additional $9.


Top prices Manchester-Glasgow

Round tripDatesPrice
Manchester → Glasgow09-07 to 16-07-2024$ 121 
Manchester → Glasgow10-07 to 17-07-2024$ 117 
Manchester → Glasgow17-07 to 22-07-2024$ 120 
Manchester → Glasgow22-07 to 29-07-2024$ 125 
Manchester → Glasgow08-08 to 12-08-2024$ 124 
Manchester → Glasgow11-08 to 20-08-2024$ 124 
Manchester → Glasgow21-08 to 26-08-2024$ 125 
Manchester → Glasgow22-08 to 26-08-2024$ 125 
Manchester → Glasgow04-09 to 08-09-2024$ 125 
Manchester → Glasgow07-09 to 14-09-2024$ 122 


When to book your flight Manchester - Glasgow to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 1 to 2 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 11 to 12 months in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a Manchester-Glasgow flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a monday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Manchester to Glasgow, it is recommended to buy it 1 to 2 months before departure (it is then on average 106 $, which is a saving of 21 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance, you will pay the full price (112 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Manchester to Glasgow flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?
January

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 85 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 98)

February

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 115 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 117), 3 to 4 months ($ 125), 4 to 5 months ($ 126), 5 to 6 months ($ 125)

March

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 117 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 120), 3 to 4 months ($ 128), 4 to 5 months ($ 132)

April

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 120 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 127), 3 to 4 months ($ 121)

May

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 111 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 121), 3 to 4 months ($ 126), 4 to 5 months ($ 132)

June

Best time: 0 to 1 month before departure (average price: 102 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 106)

July

Best time: 0 to 1 month before departure (average price: 104 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 106)

August

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 95 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 114), 3 to 4 months ($ 130)

September

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 85 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 91), 2 to 3 months ($ 101)

October

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 105 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 122), 2 to 3 months ($ 110), 3 to 4 months ($ 121)

November

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 88 $)

Other interesting period(s): 0 to 1 month ($ 96), 2 to 3 months ($ 101)

December

Best time: 0 to 1 month before departure (average price: 122 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 125), 3 to 4 months ($ 126)

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, monday is the day when plane tickets for Manchester->Glasgow are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a monday, you will save $1. Conversely, by buying it on a sunday, you may end up paying $3 more.



Manchester to Glasgow: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
June 2024$ 243
$144 to $1277
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July 2024$ 142
$114 to $191
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August 2024$ 148
$124 to $206
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September 2024$ 146
$122 to $177
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October 2024$ 150
$126 to $189
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November 2024$ 203
$188 to $214
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December 2024$ 218
$158 to $373
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January 2025$ 191
$165 to $210
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February 2025$ 188
$172 to $196
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March 2025$ 184
$184 to $184
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April 2025$ 202
$170 to $245
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May 2025$ 172
$167 to $176
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, no month is currently cheaper. We therefore advise you to wait for prices to drop before booking your flight to Glasgow.



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