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There are 6 ways to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick, Saunterne Road 4 / ...

£6 - £9

Cheapest option

Bus via Glasgow, West Regent Lane  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Prestwick, Saunterne Road X77

£5 - £9

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick

£8 - £24

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station 33.5 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station 33.5 miles

£5 - £8

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Buchanan bus Station to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport 32.9 miles

£30 - £120

Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station by bus and walk

The journey time between Buchanan bus Station and Prestwick Town Station is around 1h 11m and covers a distance of around 33 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 47 min. Services are operated by Stagecoach West Scotland. Typically 386 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 11m
Fastest journey time:
47 min
Services per week:
386
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:15
Last service departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Buchanan bus Station → Prestwick Town Station
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The cheapest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station is to towncar which costs £30 - £120 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Prestwick, Saunterne Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Prestwick. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Buchanan bus Station and Prestwick Town Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 33.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station without a car is to bus which takes 51 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick, Saunterne Road takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Buchanan Bus Station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station is to bus which takes 51 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £8 - £24 and takes 1h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station.
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Buchanan bus Station, Scotland and Prestwick Town Station, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick, Saunterne Road every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £8 - £24 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £24
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £24
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick, Saunterne Road
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Prestwick, Saunterne Road
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
Southside Radio Cars
Phone
+44 141 883 3333
Website
southsideradiocars.co.uk
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 332 5050
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
Cross Cabs
Phone
+44 141 772 0000
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Caledonian Cabs
Phone
+44 7467 133 388
Website
caledoniancabs.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Buchanan bus Station to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Prestwick, Saunterne Road station.

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Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Prestwick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station is 33 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Buchanan bus Station to Prestwick Town Station.

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