There are 5 ways to get from Ayr to Braehead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central

$16 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) X77
  2. Take the bus from Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) to Glasgow, Bath Street X77
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station X23 / ...

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 26 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Gauze Street (Piazza Shopping Centre) to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 26 / ...

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ayr to Braehead 37.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Braehead 37.3 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Braehead is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Braehead is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £50 - £65.

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The distance between Ayr and Braehead is 49 km. The road distance is 60 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Ayr to Braehead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ayr to Braehead. However, there are services departing from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) and arriving at Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station via Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) and Glasgow, West George Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Ayr, Scotland and Braehead, North Lanarkshire, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Ayr to Braehead hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ayr to Braehead via Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719), Glasgow, Bath Street, and Glasgow, West George Street in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Ayr to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Gauze Street (Piazza Shopping Centre) to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, West George Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) to Glasgow, Bath Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ayr to Braehead
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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