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

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Recommended option

Train, line 4 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. 4 / ...

$23 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 35 min

  1. National Express

$17 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 48 min

$24 - $39

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  3 h 31 min

  1. X74

$20 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. 61.2 miles

$13 - $19

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

You can take a train from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Kilmarnock and Ayr in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dumfries to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Train from Kilmarnock to Ayr
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Prestwick Airport Stop 2
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, Academy Street (Catherine Street) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dumfries and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 80 km. The road distance is 98 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £9 - £15.

No, there is no direct train from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Dumfries and arriving at Prestwick Intl Airport via Kilmarnock and Ayr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Dumfries, Academy Street (Catherine Street) and arriving at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 via Buchanan Bus Station and Fenwick, Stewarton Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Dumfries to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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