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There are 10 ways to get from Prestwick to London by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston

$242 - $375

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Bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$41 - $55

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Train LNER  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross

$77 - $115

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Prestwick to London 401.8 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Glasgow, fly to London City  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London City (LCY) GLA - LCY

$86 - $312

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR

$104 - $287

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GLA - LGW

$68 - $202

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN) GLA - STN

$56 - $152

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$57 - $177

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to London City  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Prestwick to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London City (LCY) EDI - LCY

$87 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prestwick to London is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prestwick to London is to train and fly which costs £80 - £220 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prestwick to London station. However, there are services departing from Prestwick, Kyle Street and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via Kilmarnock, Bus Station and Hamilton, Scotland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prestwick to London. However, there are services departing from Prestwick and arriving at London Euston via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Prestwick and London is 333 miles. The road distance is 401.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Prestwick to London without a car is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Prestwick to London, including transfers.

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Prestwick to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hamilton, Scotland station.

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Prestwick to London train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Prestwick station.

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The best way to get from Prestwick to London is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Prestwick to London.
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  • Distance: 333.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Prestwick, Scotland and London, England?

You can take a train from Prestwick to London via Glasgow Central in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Prestwick to London twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Prestwick to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Train from Prestwick to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hamilton, Scotland to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Prestwick to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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Prestwick to London train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at London Euston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prestwick to London is 402 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Prestwick to London.

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KLM, Aer Lingus, Flybe and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to London City Airport.

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