There are 4 ways to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 360 bus, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 360 bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) 358 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 58 / ...

$13 - $16

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stranraer to Ayr

$22 - $30

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 49.6 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 49.6 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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

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The distance between Cairnryan and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 41 miles. The road distance is 49.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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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 Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) and Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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There are 251+ hotels available in Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, depart from Stranraer station.

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Map of how to get from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station.
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  • Distance: 40.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) and Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) in around 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 23 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 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
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
$4 - $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 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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