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There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Cupar, Railway Station 263

£14 - £19

5 alternative options

Train via Glasgow  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Cupar

£28 - £91

Bus via Glasgow  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Buchanan Bus Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station X24

£18 - £25

Train  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Cupar

£22 - £179

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar 96.1 miles

£14 - £21

Towncar  •  1h 49m

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Cupar 96.1 miles

£30 - £120

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar by buses

The bus journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Cupar is around 3h 32m and covers a distance of around 105 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and Stagecoach East Scotland, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar bus service departs from Prestwick Airport and arrives in Cupar, Railway Station. Typically 52 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 32m
Fastest bus time:
3h 15m
Buses per week:
52
Cheapest price:
£18
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:15
Last bus departs at:
21:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar bus schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Cupar
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar is to bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 49m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Cupar, Railway Station station. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 3h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Cupar via Glasgow Central and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Cupar is 84 miles. The road distance is 96.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar without a car is to bus which takes 3h 28m and costs £14 - £19.

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The bus from Prestwick Airport to Cupar, Railway Station takes 3h 28m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, depart from Prestwick Airport station.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar is to bus which takes 3h 28m and costs £14 - £19. Alternatively, you can train via Glasgow, which costs £27 - £95 and takes 3h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar.
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  • Distance: 84 miles
  • Duration: 3h 28m

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Prestwick Airport to Cupar, Railway Station once a week. Tickets cost £14 - £19 and the journey takes 3h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar via Glasgow Central, Glasgow, Waterloo Street, Glasgow, George Square, Glasgow Queen Street, and Haymarket in around 3h 29m.

Train operators
ScotRail
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
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£19 - £24
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£21 - £27
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £29
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £35
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £35
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £80
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £80
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Cupar, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£14 - £19
Website
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cupar, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Cupar
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Cupar, Railway Station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Cupar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Cupar.

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