There are 6 ways to get from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Paisley Gilmour Street

$11 - $14

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Bus, line 500 bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Buchanan Bus Station 923
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) 500

$19 - $22

Line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X76 / ...

$24

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 40.2 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) 40.2 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Ayr to Glasgow Airport 40.2 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ayr station to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ayr and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Ayr and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 29 miles. The road distance is 40.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs .

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The train from Ayr to Paisley Gilmour Street takes 48 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street).

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Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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The best way to get from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to train which takes 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 500 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) bus services, operated by First, arrive at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) station.

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Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Paisley Gilmour Street station.

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Map of how to get from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA).
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Ayr, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ayr to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 40 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Ayr to Glasgow Airport (GLA).

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