There are 5 ways to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. 923

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 360 bus, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. 358 / ...
  2. 58 / ...

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 5 min

$23 - $31

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 49.6 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 49.6 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Cairnryan, Scotland and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cairnryan and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 65 km. The road distance is 79 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to taxi which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £110 - £140.

No, there is no direct bus from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Cairnryan, Post Office and arriving at Prestwick Airport via Cairnryan, Stena Terminal and Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.