There are 8 ways to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Motherwell

$15 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Prestwick Airport to Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) X77
  2. Take the bus from Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) to Buchanan Bus Station X77
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Motherwell, High Road X11

$12 - $15

6 alternative options

Train via Glasgow Central  •  1 h 28 min

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

$17 - $55

Train via Glasgow Central #2  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Motherwell

$17 - $23

Train, line 240 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Motherwell, Watson Street 240

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell 39.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell 39.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  45 min

  1. Take a town car from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Motherwell 39.5 miles

$35 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and Motherwell is 31 miles. The road distance is 39.4 miles.

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The train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Motherwell takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport and arriving at Motherwell, High Road via Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Motherwell. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell via Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) and Buchanan Bus Station in around 1 h 47 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 Motherwell
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Prestwick Intl Airport to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Glasgow Central Low Level to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Prestwick Airport to Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fenwick, Glaister Bridge (A719) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Motherwell, High Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Glasgow, Drury Street to Motherwell, Watson Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Jayride
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Glasgow/Prestwick Airport to Motherwell
Estimated price
$35 - $150

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