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There are 5 ways to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Greenock West to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Prestwick Intl Airport

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Line 906 bus, bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the line 906 bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street to Largs, Manse Court 906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Largs, Manse Court to Prestwick Airport Stop 2 585

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Bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Greenock, Bus Station to Glasgow, Dundas Street 906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Prestwick Airport Stop 2 4 / ...

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) 39.5 miles

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) 39.5 miles

Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) by train

The train journey time between Greenock and Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is around 1h 31m and covers a distance of around 46 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 21 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) train service departs from Greenock West and arrives in Prestwick Intl Airport. Typically 235 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

235 Weekly Trains
1h 31m Average Duration
£11 Cheapest Price
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Greenock → Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK)
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The cheapest way to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

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The fastest way to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £80 - £100.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK). However, there are services departing from Greenock, West Stewart Street and arriving at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 via Largs, Manse Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK). However, there are services departing from Greenock West and arriving at Prestwick Intl Airport via Paisley Gilmour Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Greenock and Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is 31 miles. The road distance is 39.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) without a car is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs £11 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1h 31m to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK), including transfers.

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Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Greenock, West Stewart Street station.

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Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Greenock West station.

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The best way to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs £11 - £30. Alternatively, you can line 906 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK).
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 31m

What companies run services between Greenock, Scotland and Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK), Scotland?

You can take a train from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) via Paisley Gilmour Street in around 1h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) via Largs, Manse Court in around 2h 42m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Greenock West to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £11
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£8 - £11
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Prestwick Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street to Largs, Manse Court
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Greenock, Bus Station to Glasgow, Dundas Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Largs, Manse Court to Prestwick Airport Stop 2
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Glasgow, St Vincent Street to Prestwick Airport Stop 2
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
JB Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 330 329
Inverclyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 734 563
Website
inverclydetaxis.co.uk
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 888 888
Website
abc-centraltaxis.com

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Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 station.

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Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Prestwick Intl Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK) is 40 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Greenock to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport (PIK).

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