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Glasgow (GLA) to South Island

All the information you need to plan the best GLA to CHC flight in 2021: compare Glasgow to South Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South Island.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Glasgow to South Island?

To save on the cost of your flight from Glasgow to South Island, book at least 55 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £1,005 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £1,092.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Glasgow to South Island?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to South Island from Glasgow. Prices for May average £854 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £620. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 37% on your journey compared to booking in May

Glasgow to South Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South Island from Glasgow found for this year
18 Dec - 1 Jan
£1,337pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
18 Dec - 1 Jan
£2,039pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Emirates
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
18 Dec - 1 Jan
£2,051pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHC
Christchurch
CHC
Christchurch
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to South Island

Are flight prices decreasing from Glasgow to South Island due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Glasgow and South Island for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Glasgow to South Island to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Glasgow to South Island. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Glasgow to South Island have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Qantas Airways, and British Airways flying from Glasgow to South Island have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Glasgow to South Island for under £1,361 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to South Island for under £1,361. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,337, but on average you can expect to pay £1,809.

Are there direct flights from Glasgow to South Island for under £1,361 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Glasgow to South Island, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Glasgow weather warmer or cooler than South Island?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 20 °C on average in the month of February. The temperature in South Island is typically hotter than in Glasgow. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Glasgow to South Island?

British Airways, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Glasgow to South Island.

What are the cheapest flights from Glasgow to South Island?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Glasgow to South Island? While on average our users pay £753, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £581. The most popular route (Glasgow Intl - Queenstown Intl), is priced around £1,142.

How long does is the flight from Glasgow to South Island?

There are many flights that can get you from Glasgow to South Island in 39h 20m. Fly via Emirates to get the fastest option.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Glasgow to South Island return?

Emirates, at £2,040, was found to be the cheapest airline from Glasgow to South Island..

Alternative routes for Glasgow to South Island

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for South Island

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Glasgow to South Island.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.99
Average temperature for June in South Island
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in South Island
228.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Glasgow Intl (GLA)
Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing

Kaikoura (KBZ)
Takaka (KTF)
Christchurch (CHC)
Timaru (TIU)
Dunedin (DUD)

Top 3 airlines flying from Glasgow to South Island

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Glasgow to South Island choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
£958 £1,289 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
£889 £1,302 No cancel fee 75%
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Singapore Airlines
£1,105 £1,402 No cancel fee 81%
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