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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre

£10 - £30

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Bus, train, line 203 bus  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X77
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Uddingston
  3. Take the line 203 bus from Uddingston, Gardenside Street to Bothwell, Blantyre Road 203

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell 36.9 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell 36.9 miles

£5 - £9

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Bothwell 36.9 miles

£30 - £120

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell by train

The train journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Bothwell is around 1h 31m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 7m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell train service departs from Prestwick Intl Airport and arrives in Blantyre. Typically 251 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 31m
Fastest train time:
1h 7m
Trains per week:
251
Cheapest price:
£10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:20
Last train departs at:
23:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell train schedules

Departing Friday, June 25, 2021

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Bothwell
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bothwell is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Bothwell is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Blantyre via Glasgow Central Low Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Bothwell is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell without a car is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs £10 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell, including transfers.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Prestwick Intl Airport station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Blantyre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell is 37 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell.
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  • Distance: 29.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK), Scotland and Bothwell, Scotland?

You can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell via Glasgow Central and Glasgow Central Low Level in around 1h 29m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £24
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £24
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Blantyre
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Glasgow Central to Uddingston
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
ARG Travel
Phone
+44 7494 655592
Email
enquiries@argtravel.co.uk
Website
argtravel.co.uk
Bus from Uddingston, Gardenside Street to Bothwell, Blantyre Road
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ARG Travel
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bothwell
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Bothwell
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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