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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston

£70 - £286

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Bus, night bus  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Buchanan Bus Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Glasgow to Preston, Lancashire National Express

£17 - £23

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Bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Buchanan Bus Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station M11

£22 - £34

Drive  •  3h 37m

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes 196.6 miles

£29 - £45

Train, fly  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Liverpool (LPL) GLA - LPL
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston

£66 - £289

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes by trains

The train journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Lytham St Annes is around 5h 20m and covers a distance of around 244 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4h 7m. Operated by ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, TransPennine Express and others, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes train service departs from Prestwick Intl Airport and arrives in Ansdell & Fairhaven. Typically 93 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 20m
Fastest train time:
4h 7m
Trains per week:
93
Cheapest price:
£70
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:20
Last train departs at:
23:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes train schedules

Trains departing Monday, June 14, 2021

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Lytham St Annes
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes is to bus and night bus, which costs £16 - £24 and takes 7h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Ansdell, Fylde Road via Buchanan Bus Station and Preston City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Ansdell & Fairhaven via Glasgow Central and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Lytham St Annes is 139 miles. The road distance is 196.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes without a car is to train which takes 5h and costs £65 - £290.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes, including transfers.

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

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes 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 Lytham St Annes is to train which takes 5h and costs £65 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £35 and takes 6h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes.
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  • Distance: 138.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h

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

You can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes via Glasgow Central and Preston in around 5h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes via Buchanan Bus Station and Preston City Centre, Bus Station in around 6h 42m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to Liverpool via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £330
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 Prestwick Intl Airport to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
TransPennine Express
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
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Preston City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Glasgow to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Liverpool Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3h 37m to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Lytham St Annes.

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