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There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 585 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 585 bus from Prestwick Airport to Ardrossan, Crathie Drive 585

$6 - $7

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Kilwinning
  2. Take the train from Kilwinning to Ardrossan South Beach

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan 16 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan 16 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Ardrossan 16.1 miles

$35 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan is to taxi which costs £25 - £31 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Ardrossan, Crathie Drive. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Ardrossan South Beach via Kilwinning. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and Ardrossan is 12 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan without a car is to line 585 bus which takes 42 min and costs £5 - £6.

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The line 585 bus from Prestwick Airport to Ardrossan, Crathie Drive takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Prestwick Airport station.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Prestwick Intl Airport station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan is to line 585 bus which takes 42 min and costs £5 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan.
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  • Distance: 12.3 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, Scotland and Ardrossan, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $7 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan via Kilwinning in around 42 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Kilwinning
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Kilwinning to Ardrossan South Beach
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $4
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Ardrossan, Crathie Drive
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Ardrossan
Estimated price
$35 - $150

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ardrossan, Crathie Drive station.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Ardrossan South Beach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan is 16 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Ardrossan.

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