There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train via Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station)  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport

$29 - $36

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 923

$22 - $28

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Train CrossCountry  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport

$27 - $72

Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Prestwick Intl Airport

$27 - $35

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fenwick, Stewarton Road X77

$25 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 74.9 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport 74.8 miles

$35 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to towncar which costs £30 - £120 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) and arriving at Prestwick Airport via Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Prestwick Intl Airport. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 64 miles. The road distance is 74.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £21 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10).

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £21 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station.
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  • Distance: 63.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

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

You can take a train from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, Cathedral Street (Queen St Station), Glasgow, Central Station, and Glasgow Central in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Edinburgh to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fenwick, Stewarton Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport
Estimated price
$35 - $150

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

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Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Prestwick Intl Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station.

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