There are 4 ways to get from Kilwinning to Ayr by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Kilwinning to Ayr

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus, line 585 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilwinning, St Winnings Lane to Irvine, Court House 11 / ...
  2. Take the line 585 bus from Irvine, Bank Street to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 585

$9

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilwinning to Ayr 15.9 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Kilwinning to Ayr 15.9 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct bus from Kilwinning to Ayr station. However, there are services departing from Kilwinning, St Winnings Lane and arriving at Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) via Irvine, Bank Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kilwinning and arriving at Ayr. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Kilwinning and Ayr is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Kilwinning to Ayr without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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The train from Kilwinning to Ayr takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Kilwinning to Ayr bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Kilwinning, St Winnings Lane station.

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Kilwinning to Ayr train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Kilwinning station.

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The best way to get from Kilwinning to Ayr is to train which takes 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 585 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Kilwinning to Ayr bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street).

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Kilwinning to Ayr train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Ayr station.

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Map of how to get from Kilwinning to Ayr.
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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Kilwinning, Scotland and Ayr, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Kilwinning to Ayr every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kilwinning to Ayr via Irvine, Court House and Irvine, Bank Street in around 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilwinning to Ayr
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilwinning, St Winnings Lane to Irvine, Court House
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Irvine, Bank Street to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Shuttlebuses
Website
shuttlebuses.co.uk
Bus from Kilwinning, St Winnings Lane to Irvine, Kirkgate
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
shuttlebuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kilwinning to Ayr
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between Kilwinning to Ayr is 16 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Kilwinning to Ayr.

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