There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan South Beach

$8 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 757 bus, train, line 11 bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road (Gilmour Street) 757 / ...
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Kilwinning
  3. Take the line 11 bus from Kilwinning, Coodham Place to Ardrossan, Park Road 11 / ...

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan 25.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  36 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow Airport to Ardrossan 25.1 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan is to train which takes 27 min and costs £6 - £8.

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The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Ardrossan is 34 km. The road distance is 40 km.

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The train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan South Beach takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paisley Gilmour Street and arriving at Ardrossan South Beach. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Ardrossan, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan South Beach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Kilwinning
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $9
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road (Gilmour Street)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilwinning, Coodham Place to Ardrossan, Park Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Ardrossan
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow Airport to Ardrossan
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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