There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 27 min

$23 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 37 min

  1. National Express

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus via Buchanan Bus Station  •  3 h 32 min

  1. X74

$21 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. 61.2 miles

$13 - $19

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

You can take a train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries via Kilmarnock in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $14 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 Prestwick Intl Airport to Kilmarnock
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Kilmarnock to Dumfries
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dumfries, Whitesands (Rural Stances)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and Dumfries is 80 km. The road distance is 98 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £9 - £15.

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Dumfries via Kilmarnock. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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.

It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Dumfries, including transfers.

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