There are 6 ways to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Prestwick Intl Airport

$15 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) to Glasgow, West George Lane 18
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Fenwick, Stewarton Road X77
  3. Take the bus from Fenwick, Stewarton Road to Prestwick Airport Stop 2 X77

$12 - $16

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 31.9 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Rutherglen to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport 31.8 miles

$40 - $160

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station 31.9 miles

$45 - $75

What companies run services between Rutherglen, Scotland and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station via Glasgow, West George Lane, Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120), and Fenwick, Stewarton Road in around 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) to Fenwick, Stewarton Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fenwick, Stewarton Road to Prestwick Airport Stop 2
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $75
uberX
$45 - $75
uberXL
$75 - $110
UberEXEC
$95 - $130
Taxi from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station
Ave. Duration
37 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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rutherglen to Glasgow/Prestwick Airport
Estimated price
$40 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

The distance between Rutherglen and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is 44 km. The road distance is 51 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

The cheapest way to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

The quickest way to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station is to towncar which takes 37 min and costs £30 - £120.

Is there a direct train between Rutherglen and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

No, there is no direct train from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Rutherglen and arriving at Prestwick Intl Airport via Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rutherglen and Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

No, there is no direct bus from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station. However, there are services departing from Rutherglen, King Street (Rutherglen Cross) and arriving at Prestwick Airport Stop 2 via Glasgow, West Regent Lane (No 120) and Fenwick, Stewarton Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station?

It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Rutherglen to Glasgow Prestwick Airport Station, including transfers.

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