Glasgow | Plan your visit

Plan your visit to Glasgow

Due to Glasgow cleverly being built on a grid system, it means getting around the city is a breeze. And, as Scotland’s biggest city, this is incredibly handy. With so many areas to discover - from the creative quarter of the East End to the stylish Merchant City to the creative hub they call the West End, you’re guaranteed to have more than one favourite neighbourhood. Use our guide for info on public transport, travelling from the airport and the coolest places to stay.

Getting to Glasgow from the airport

If you need to get into the city centre (or a little further out) from Glasgow airport, there are a variety of options to get you there. And it’s quick too! Take your pick from buses, coaches, trains and taxis.

Don’t forget our airport hotel close by for those late and early flights!

Getting around

Navigating Glasgow is so simple with the city’s subway and buses. Nevertheless, getting to know the city by foot is a treat or by bike, especially with the help of nextbike - the city’s cycle hire scheme.

Where to stay

While the city centre and the West End might be the first places that spring to mind, there’s a lot more to explore in Glasgow by way of the East End, Southside and Merchant City.

Looking for a hotel in Glasgow?

Immerse yourself in Glasgow’s incredible history, architecture and culture with a weekend break in Glasgow. With a range of family-friendly hotelsbudget hotels and hotels near Glasgow University, we have something suitable for everyone whatever the occasion.