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

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Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer

$20 - $25

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Bus Scottish Citylink  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie 923 / ...

$12 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus via Girvan, Elder Avenue  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Girvan, Young Street 60 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue to Stranraer, Port Rodie 358 / ...

$15 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer 55.6 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Airport Stop 2 and arriving at Stranraer, Port Rodie via Ayr, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer. However, there are services departing from Prestwick Intl Airport and arriving at Stranraer via Ayr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station and Stranraer is 45 miles. The road distance is 55.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £15 - £20.

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

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs £15 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £16 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer.
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  • Distance: 45.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Stagecoach West Scotland also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Girvan, Young Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Stranraer, Port Rodie station.

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Stranraer station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station to Stranraer.

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