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

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Girvan

£5 - £16

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Bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Girvan, Ailsa Street East 58 / ...

£6 - £9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan 27.2 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan 27.2 miles

£4 - £6

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan by train

The train journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Girvan is around 35 min and covers a distance of around 24 miles. The fastest train normally takes 35 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan train service departs from Prestwick and arrives in Girvan. Typically 18 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
35 min
Fastest train time:
35 min
Train distance:
24 miles
Trains per week:
18
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:20
Last train departs at:
18:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan train schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Girvan
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan is to train which costs £5 - £16 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport Stop 2 and arriving at Girvan, Ailsa Street East via Ayr, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Prestwick and arriving at Girvan. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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It is 21 miles from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan. It is approximately 27.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs £5 - £16.

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The train from Prestwick to Girvan takes 35 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan is to train which takes 35 min and costs £5 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £10 and takes 1h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Prestwick to Girvan 3 times a day. Tickets cost £5 - £16 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Girvan, Ailsa Street East hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £6 and the journey takes 1h 3m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick to Girvan
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £9
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£12 - £16
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Girvan, Ailsa Street East
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Girvan, Ailsa Street East station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan is 27 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Girvan.

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