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There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn by bus, taxi or car

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Line 52 bus  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the line 52 bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Dalmellington, Croft Street 52 / ...

£6 - £8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn 28.9 miles

£60 - £75

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn 28.9 miles

£4 - £7

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn by bus

The bus journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Carsphairn is around 1h 49m and covers a distance of around 34 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 48m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and McCalls Coaches, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn bus service departs from Prestwick Airport Stop 2 and arrives in Carsphairn, Village. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 49m
Fastest bus time:
1h 48m
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:47
Last bus departs at:
12:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn bus schedules

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Carsphairn is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Carsphairn is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn is to drive, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport Stop 2 and arriving at Carsphairn, Village via Ayr, Bus Station and Dalmellington, Croft Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Carsphairn is 25 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn without a car is to line 52 bus which takes 2h 51m and costs £5 - £9.

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It takes approximately 2h 51m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn, including transfers.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Ayr, Bus Station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dalmellington, Croft Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn is 29 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Carsphairn. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 51m

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Dalmellington, Croft Street hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 53 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Dalmellington, Croft Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Carsphairn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com

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