How to get from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA)

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Recommended option

Train  •  53 min

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus, line 500 bus  •  54 min

  1. X76 / ...
  2. 500

$14

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. 26.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  33 min

  1. 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  33 min

  1. 26.7 miles

$130 - $190

What companies run services between Kilmarnock, Scotland and Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland?

You can take a train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Glasgow Central in around 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA) via Glasgow, Waterloo Lane and Glasgow, Renfield Street (No 105) in around 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Jayride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport
Estimated price
$130 - $190

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kilmarnock and Glasgow Airport (GLA) is 28 km. The road distance is 43 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA) is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £35 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Paisley Gilmour Street via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA). However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) and arriving at Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) via Glasgow, Renfield Street (No 105). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

It takes approximately 53 min to get from Kilmarnock to Glasgow Airport (GLA), including transfers.