There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option
Cheapest option

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  2 h 51 min

  1. 900
  2. X77

$20 - $28

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 2 min

$28 - $35

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 923

$22 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. 74.9 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 74.8 miles

$40 - $150

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 48 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $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
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Edinburgh to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $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
$19 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fenwick, Stewarton Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
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
$40 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh Waverley Station and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 102 km. The road distance is 120 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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

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 2 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Waverley 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.

It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Edinburgh Waverley Station to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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