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There are 12 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Edinburgh  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
  4. Take the train from Peterborough to Bury St Edmunds

£81 - £424

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Bus  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X77
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Mildenhall

£30 - £39

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Train  •  9h

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Bury St Edmunds

£76 - £419

Train via Sheffield  •  12h 2m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Ely

£203 - £455

Drive  •  6h 34m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds 381.3 miles

£55 - £85

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

£50 - £301

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich
  4. Take the train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds

£103 - £363

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket

£91 - £329

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

£57 - £288

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Cambridge
  5. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

£94 - £303

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  4. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  5. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Cambridge
  6. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

£100 - £410

Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Ely

£112 - £508

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds by train and walk

The journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Bury St Edmunds is around 9h 54m and covers a distance of around 456 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 14m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian Sleeper, LNER and others, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds service departs from Prestwick Intl Airport and arrives in Bury St Edmunds. Typically 45 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
9h 54m
Fastest journey time:
7h 14m
Journey distance:
456 miles
Services per week:
45
Cheapest price:
£81
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:22
Last service departs at:
23:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds train and walk schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Bury St Edmunds
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds is to bus which costs £29 - £40 and takes 14h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds is to train and fly which takes 5h 51m and costs £50 - £310.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds station. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station via Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 49m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Bury St Edmunds is 314 miles. The road distance is 381.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 8h 49m and costs £80 - £430.

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It takes approximately 8h 49m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Prestwick Airport station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds is to train via Edinburgh which takes 8h 49m and costs £80 - £430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £40 and takes 14h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 314.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 49m

What companies run services between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK), Scotland and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh, and Peterborough in around 8h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 14h 20m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£30 - £130
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £460
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 Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £320
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £320
Train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £360
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£160 - £230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £360
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£130 - £160
Anytime Day 1st Class
£230 - £330
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Ely
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Ely
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£26 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£50 - £70
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£55 - £85
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
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
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Mildenhall station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds is 381 miles. It takes approximately 6h 34m to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Bury St Edmunds.

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