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There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 4 bus, line 1 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock Bus Station 4
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Galston, Church Lane X71 / ...

£5 - £8

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Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston 13.5 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston 13.5 miles

£2 - £3

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Galston 13.5 miles

£30 - £120

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston by bus

The bus journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Galston is around 1h 4m and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 45 min. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston bus service departs from Prestwick Airport and arrives in Galston, Church Lane. Typically 185 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 4m
Fastest bus time:
45 min
Buses per week:
185
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:32
Last bus departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston bus schedules

Buses departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021

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

The cost-effective way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston is to drive, which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Galston, Church Lane via Kilmarnock, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Galston is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston without a car is to line 4 bus and line 1 bus which takes 53 min and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Galston, Church Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston is 13 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston.

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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston via Kilmarnock, Bus Station in around 53 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station to Galston, Church Lane
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Galston
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Galston
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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