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Duration 18h 30m
Distance 470.6 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The bus between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Margate takes 18h 30m. The bus runs, on average, 6 times per week from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Margate. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Prestwick Airport
  2. Glasgow
  3. London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Margate
15h 25m
£30 - £39

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Margate bus times

Buses run six times a week between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Margate. The service departs Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) at 20:55 in the evening, which arrives into Margate at 15:25. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Margate. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Margate via Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Margate is 379 miles. The road distance is 470.6 miles.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Margate bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Prestwick Airport station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Margate station.

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