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Duration 3h 3m
Distance 55.4 miles
Average price £23
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Prestwick and Armadale takes 3h 3m and the fastest bus takes 2h 42m. The bus service runs several times per day from Prestwick to Armadale. 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, Station Road
  2. Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Livingston, Bus Terminal
  4. Armadale
3h 25m
£16 - £26

Prestwick to Armadale bus times

Buses run every three hours between Prestwick and Armadale. The service departs Prestwick at 16:25 in the afternoon, which arrives into Armadale at 19:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwick station to Armadale. However, there are services departing from Prestwick, Station Road and arriving at Armadale, Hunting Lodge via Buchanan Bus Station and Livingston, Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Prestwick and Armadale is 45 miles. The road distance is 55.4 miles.

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Prestwick to Armadale bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Prestwick, Station Road.

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Prestwick to Armadale bus services, operated by First Scotland East, arrive at Armadale, Hunting Lodge station.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Armadale. Prices start at £75 per night.

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