Book flights from Glasgow, Scotland (GLA) to Reykjavik (KEF). Icelandair offers low fares on flights to Reykjavik, Iceland.  Plan your trip to Reykjavik, book your flights, buy your airline tickets, and fly from Glasgow to Reykjavik! Enjoy your holidays in Iceland when you fly Icelandair. Trusted for over 75 years, with Icelandair you can enjoy your trip to Reykjavik and: our great on-time performance, a one-checked bag (except for Economy Light fares), a reduced flying time because of our short northerly routes, and who knows, you may even learn to speak like a Viking.

Cheap flights to Iceland

Use Icelandair to fly from Glasgow to Iceland. You can stop in Iceland to quickly change planes if you are headed elsewhere or stay a while and make the most of your vacation. Enjoy the charming cafes of Reykjavik, gazing at the northern lights, hiking to the top of a glacier, or looking for puffins atop a high sea cliff. Say goodbye to the Glasgow Cathedral, St. Andrews, and your fellow Glaswegians and book tickets to fly to Iceland.

Sophistication meets breathtaking nature in Reykjavik, the world's northernmost capital city. Situated directly between Europe and North America, Iceland is known as the land of fire and ice. Here, you’ll find volcanoes, glaciers, lava fields, sea cliffs, geysirs, hot springs, and more. In the charming city centre you can wander between cafes, art galleries, boutiques, and bistros or venture outside the capitol for an array of adventure activities from salmon angling and whale watching to rafting and hiking. In the winter, you’ll have a chance to catch the splendour of the northern lights and in the summer experience our 24 hours of daylight. And while we can’t guarantee you’ll see the aurora borealis, we can assure you that our lively nightlife scene thrives year-round. Check Icelandair’s cheap tickets from Glasgow, Scotland (GLA) to Reykjavik (KEF) and plan your holidays now! 

Enjoy a stopover in Iceland!

Fly to ICELAND! If flying from Glasgow to North America, why not stopover in Iceland! You could simply change planes and be in and out of the airport in under an hour or take a few extra hours and head over to soak in the hot waters at the Blue Lagoon. Make the most of your trip to North America and stay up to 7 days at no extra charge. That way, you’ll have a chance to wander the small streets in charming Reykjavik, ride an Icelandic horse, or learn about new Icelandic music and design. When you fly with Icelandair we take the quickest, shortest northerly route, saving you time.

Fly to Iceland: GLA to KEF airport info:

  • Travellers from Glasgow, Scotland who wish to explore Iceland may be able to extend their stopover to have time to soak in the hot waters of the beautiful Blue Lagoon or discover the cosy capital of Reykjavik.
  • The distance from GLA, Glasgow Airport in Scotland to Reykjavik Keflavik International Airport (KEF) is approximately 1,345 kilometres or 835 miles. Now that’s close!
  • What’s in a name? The full name of the airport is: Keflavik International Airport. But since not too many people know that Keflavik is a small city just outside of Reykjavik, it’s often called Reykjavik Keflavik International Airport. Some people just call it Keflavik.
  • KEF is located approximately 50 kilometres or 31 miles southwest of downtown Reykjavik.
  • You can easily get from downtown Reykjavik to KEF by car, bus, or taxi (30-40 minutes).
  • What’s stuðlaberg? On routes from the UK we want you to feel like you’ve learned a little bit about Iceland, so we’ve added glimpses of info about our country all around the plane, even naming each food item after natural wonders of the country.
  • Flights from GLA to KEF typically use two types of aircraft: Boeing 757-200 or Boeing 757-300
  • On flights from Glasgow to Iceland you can: learn a few Icelandic phrases, taste an Icelandic donut, and even try some of our delicious glacial water.
  • A complimentary warm meal for children is served on all Icelandair flights from the UK to Iceland. And the packaging transforms into a cool, creative kid’s toy.
  • We want you to relax on your holidays in Iceland. Blankets & pillows are in every seat on European routes to North America—they even come with an Icelandic lullaby.
  • The personal inflight entertainment system is available on nearly every flight from Glasgow to Reykjavik and it offers a full selection of programming for you and for children too. Go ahead, let your kids watch dozens of episodes of Lazy Town.
  • Use Icelandair to fly from Glasgow, Scotland to Reykjavik, Iceland for your next vacation and you will have the distinct pleasure of flying the only airline in the world that names its planes after volcanoes. Now try to pronounce this one: Snæfell.
  • There is another small airport in Reykjavik near the city centre. But unless you are on a private jet or flying to other parts of Iceland, Greenland, or the Faroe Islands, you’ll be landing at Keflavik International Airport


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