Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow Airport with Loganair

Scotland's biggest city is now only a short flight from East Midlands following the introduction of a new direct flights connecting the two regions.

Operated by Loganair using its fleet of Embraer 145 jet aircraft, more than 90,000 passengers per year fly between the Glasgow Intl and EMA for business, holidays or to visit family and friends.

The airline is providing up to 3 services per day, with plans to increase the frequency early 2020, making it the most convenient way to travel between the two destinations.

Tucked between Derby, Birmingham, Sheffield, Nottingham and Leicester, East Midlands Airport is the ideal gateway to Scotland and Glasgow's city centre is a quick bus or taxi away from the International Airport.

It’s also possible to connect onto our wider network across the Scottish Highlands and Islands without having to check-in twice, with onward flights to Shetland, the Outer Hebrides, Barra, Orkney, Islay and Campeltown.  So, if you’re keen to explore a bit more of the United Kingdom, why not look a bit further than Glasgow before taking your return flight home.

Conveniently, car hire is also available at each of these airports, using four wheels to explore remote and stunning landscapes.

The city itself is famed for its friendly residents, vibrant nightlife and world-class shopping - the number one retail destination outside of London.  Home to a diverse selection of museums, many of which are free to enter, its eclectic past can be viewed around every corner in the form of unique architecture and distinct sandstone tenement buildings.

An afternoon can easily be spent exploring Glasgow's boho west end, packed with boutique outlets, quirky bars and an ancient university dating back to the 1500s. However it’s at night when the city really comes alive, boasting a famous live music scene with hundreds of performances and gigs taking place every week.

Tourists will also be eager to hear about everything the East Midlands region has to offer. As well as being ideally situated for its manufacturing industries, the airport is also a short skip from Nottingham’s famous Sherwood Forest, Derby’s Donnington Park or the thrills of Alton Towers theme park.

For business customers, both regions have thriving economies, with the East Midlands England’s manufacturing heartland, accounting for 17% of its regional output and an impressive 13% of its workforce – higher than any other area of the UK.  The West Coast of Scotland on the other hand, is a hotbed of engineering, life science industries, low carbon innovators and three highly ranked universities. 

So whether you’re booking on behalf of a travel agency or as a potential customer, keep an eye on our website for flight deals on airfares between Glasgow and East Midlands.

Flight time between the two airports is 1 hour and 5 minutes and the best prices can be found by booking in advance.

Reservations can be made by clicking here, using our app, calling the Customer Contact Centre on 0344 800 2855 or via travel agents and travel management companies using all major Global Distribution Systems.

All Loganair tickets include a complimentary hold baggage allowance, Clan Loganair frequent flyer rewards and in-flight refreshments.