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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Buchanan Bus Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dalwhinnie

£31 - £88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X77
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dalwhinnie, Road End M10

£27 - £38

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dalwhinnie

£35 - £107

Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie 138.2 miles

£20 - £30

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Dalwhinnie is around 7h 6m and covers a distance of around 153 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 6m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie service departs from Prestwick Airport and arrives in Dalwhinnie. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 6m
Fastest journey time:
3h 6m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
£31
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:18
Last service departs at:
21:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie bus, walk and train schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Dalwhinnie
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The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie is to drive, which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Dalwhinnie, Road End via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Dalwhinnie is 100 miles. The road distance is 138.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 9m and costs £30 - £90.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £110 and takes 4h 31m.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Dalwhinnie, Road End station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie.

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  • Distance: 100.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane and Buchanan Bus Station in around 4h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Dalwhinnie via Glasgow Central, Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Glasgow, Cathedral Street, and Glasgow Queen Street in around 4h 31m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dalwhinnie
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £80
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £80
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
Bus operators
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
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dalwhinnie, Road End
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
Scottish Citylink

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