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There are 9 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Ely

£89 - £529

Cheapest option

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Brandon

£51 - £217

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Train via Sheffield  •  13h 14m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Brandon

£203 - £449

Drive  •  6h 32m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath 365.9 miles

£55 - £80

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City, train  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich
  4. Take the train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds

£106 - £367

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  9h 36m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
  4. Take the train from Cambridge North to Brandon

£84 - £285

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Stansted  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  4. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Brandon

£56 - £182

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
  5. Take the train from Cambridge North to Brandon

£88 - £297

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  4. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
  5. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
  6. Take the train from Cambridge North to Brandon

£92 - £382

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath by train and bus

The journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Lakenheath is around 2 days 3h and covers a distance of around 499 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 3h. Operated by First ScotRail Service, CrossCountry, East Midlands Railways and others, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath service departs from Prestwick Intl Airport and arrives in Lakenheath, Post Office. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 3h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 3h
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
42 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:14
Last service departs at:
06:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath train and bus schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Lakenheath
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath is to drive which costs £55 - £80 and takes 6h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath is to drive which costs £55 - £80 and takes 6h 32m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Lakenheath is 300 miles. The road distance is 365.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath without a car is to train which takes 8h 52m and costs £85 - £550.

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It takes approximately 8h 52m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath is 366 miles. It takes approximately 6h 32m to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Lakenheath. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath.
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  • Distance: 300.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 52m

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

You can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lakenheath via Glasgow Central, Peterborough, Ely, and Brandon in around 8h 52m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£27 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £300
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£26 - £130
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
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
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £24
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £360
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£160 - £230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £360
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
Train from Sheffield to Brandon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £95
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£29 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £80
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£65 - £95
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£16 - £24
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Glasgow Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£130 - £330
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£130 - £160
Anytime Day 1st Class
£230 - £330
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Brandon
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge North to Brandon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink

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