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

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Train  •  1h 53m

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

£11 - £34

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X77
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Craigneuk, Ladysmith Street 240X

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station 41.5 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station 41.5 miles

£6 - £10

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station by train

The train journey time between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Shieldmuir Station is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 52 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 20m. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station train service departs from Prestwick Intl Airport and arrives in Shieldmuir. Typically 180 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 34m
Fastest train time:
1h 20m
Train distance:
52 miles
Trains per week:
180
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:47
Last train departs at:
23:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station train schedules

Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) → Shieldmuir Station
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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Craigneuk, Ladysmith Street via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Shieldmuir via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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The distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) and Shieldmuir Station is 32 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station without a car is to train which takes 1h 53m and costs £11 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station is to train which takes 1h 53m and costs £11 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 53m

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

You can take a train from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station via Glasgow Central in around 1h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, Buchanan Bus Station, and Craigneuk, Ladysmith Street in around 2h 22m.

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 Glasgow Central to Shieldmuir
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Stuarts Coaches UK
Phone
+44 141 332 6811
Email
enquiry@spt.co.uk
Website
spt.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Craigneuk, Ladysmith Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stuarts Coaches UK
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
Streamline Taxis
Phone
+44 1292 28 45 45
Website
streamlinetaxis.com

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Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station bus services, operated by Stuarts Coaches UK, arrive at Craigneuk, Ladysmith Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station is 42 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Shieldmuir Station.

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