There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries by bus, train or car

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Line 4 bus, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock, Dunlop Street 4
  2. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Dumfries

$22 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) X74

$40

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries 61.2 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) via Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and Dumfries is 50 miles. The road distance is 61.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries without a car is to line 4 bus and train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £16 - £21.

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries, including transfers.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances) station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries hourly. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock, Dunlop Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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