Prestwick Transport - Rail, Coach and Bus
Prestwick airport is easily accessible from the North of England and from further North in Scotland, and all over the UK by both private and public transport. Explore the options below to find out which method of getting to Prestwick is best for you.
You can often make big savings when you research which method of travel you would like to use and book your tickets online. Transport providers will cut prices to those who book early, so it is definitely worth sorting out all transport to and from Prestwick Airport in advance and saves a lot of hassle too!
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Prestwick Airport by Car
Travelling to Prestwick by car is a great option for most people. If you have your own car there are plenty of cheap airport parking options to choose from. If you have an early morning flight or would rather be closer to the airport the day before your flight the most hassle free option is to book an airport hotel.
This is a reasonably priced option and saves you the hassle of having to get up at the crack of dawn to travel for an early flight! Airport Hotel Shop offers great overnight hotel and long or short stay parking packages to save you money!
Prestwick Airport is situated just 32 miles outside of Glasgow city centre and is easily accessible from the surrounding motorways and so to and from the whole country.
You can find out much more about directions, and view interactive transportation and terminal maps by visiting our Prestwick Maps & Directions page.
Prestwick Airport by Coach
National Express coach services are available from throughout the UK to Glasgow city centre (Buchanan Street).
From here you will need to arrange alternative transport to the airport. You could either book a taxi, or catch a bus.
Direct services from Glasgow include Liverpool, Manchester, Prestwick, Aberdeen and Inverness. Onward coach connections to most UK destinations can be caught from these cities.
Prestwick Airport by Taxi
Taxis are a great, hassle-free and convenient way to get to the airport. There are over 200 taxi companies serving Prestwick airport and the surrounding areas, many of which specialise in airport taxis and can offer great rates.
Find cheap airport taxis near you by checking out our Prestwick airport Taxi Listings.
The listings include contact details and a description of each company's services to help you book a taxi to suit your needs.
Prestwick Airport by Train
There are regular train services (approx. every half an hour) from Glasgow central station to Prestwick airport.
A large number of onward connections are available from Glasgow station - including London Euston (sleeper service) and Prestwick Waverley.
Train times, cheapest fare finders and discounts on UK attractions can be found from thetrainline.com. Booking in advance can save you up to 43% as opposed to booking at the train station, so it's worth getting your tickets sorted online today!
Disabled passengers should arrange assistance at least 24 hours before their journey by contacting the relevant train company direct.
Prestwick Airport by Bus
Glasgow Prestwick Airport is served by Stagecoach Western X77 Express Service which operates to/from Glasgow Buchanan Street Station. The journey time is 50 minutes. For more information, please call 0141 552 4961.
The service runs from 07:35 to 23:30 Monday – Saturday, 09:05 to 19:05 on Sunday from Glasgow and from 06:39 to 20:34 Monday – Saturday, 08:10 to 18:10 on Sunday from the Airport.
Passengers who require to check in early in the morning or arrive on late evening flights may use the X99/X100 airport express bus service between the Airport, Glasgow and Prestwick. Please call 08712 222 883 for more information.