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

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Bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick Airport Stop 2 4 / ...

£17 - £22

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Train  •  2h 38m

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

£14 - £140

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 74.6 miles

£12 - £18

Towncar  •  1h 24m

  1. Take a town car from Edinburgh to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport 74.5 miles

£30 - £120

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to towncar which costs £30 - £120 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Princes Street and arriving at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Prestwick Intl Airport via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 63 miles. The road distance is 74.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station without a car is to bus which takes 2h 15m and costs £16 - £22.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Princes Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to bus which takes 2h 15m and costs £16 - £22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £14 - £140 and takes 2h 38m.

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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Buchanan Bus Station in around 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Glasgow Central in around 2h 38m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £24
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £80
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £80
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Prestwick Airport Stop 2
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Edinburgh to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 station.

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Edinburgh 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 to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Edinburgh to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station.

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