There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Glasgow to Ayr 36.4 miles

$7

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) X76 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Whitletts, Walker Road X16

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse 35.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse is to rideshare which costs £5 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Ayr Racecourse is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.

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The train from Glasgow Central to Ayr takes 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse. However, there are services departing from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) and arriving at Whitletts, Walker Road via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Ayr. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £10 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £8 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Ayr Racecourse, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse via Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) and Whitletts, Walker Road in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Whitletts, Walker Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Glasgow to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Glasgow to Ayr Racecourse
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Glasgow Taxis
Phone
+44 141 429 7070
Website
glasgowtaxis.co.uk
City Cars Private Hire
Phone
+44 141 959 1212
Website
citycarsprivatehire.com
Hampden Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 141 429 1122
Website
hampdencars.co.uk

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