There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

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

$18 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) X16

$10 - $13

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride 30.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride 30.3 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to East Kilbride 30.4 miles

$40 - $160

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride 30.3 miles

$45 - $70

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

You can take a train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride via Glasgow Central in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) in around 1 h 50 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 Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Glasgow Central to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $70
uberX
$45 - $70
uberXL
$70 - $110
UberEXEC
$90 - $130
Taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Jayride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to East Kilbride
Estimated price
$40 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and East Kilbride is 39 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £40 - £55.

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at East Kilbride via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at East Kilbride, St Brides Church (Threshold) via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to East Kilbride, including transfers.

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