Prestwick Airport Guide

Welcome to the Prestwick Airport Guide – the definitive resource to help you find everything you need when travelling to, from and around Prestwick Airport.
  • Airport code: PIK
  • Telephone: 0871 223 0700
  • Airport Postcode: KA9 2PL
Prestwick Airport Guide has been developed to provide a handy reference for those travelling to, from or through Prestwick Airport.
The Airport terminal has a maximum capacity of 2.5 million passengers, while airlines on site fly to over 17 destinations worldwide each year.
Those wishing to drive to the airport will find it easily accessible and well sign posted from the access roads.

Find a Taxi

Check out our list of trusted local taxis for Prestwick Airport and get prices!

Find a Hotel

Staying the night before you fly can mean far less stress for all involved.

Rent a Car

If you need to rent a car, we’ve got you covered. Compare prices and book in advance.

Order your currency in advance!

Prestwick Airport Transport

Find transport to and from Prestwick Airport

Who We Are

The Airport Guides Network; Independent Information for the Traveller
Your guide to the Airport – the Airport Guides were created to help the traveller find their way to, through, and from, UK airports. We are an unofficial guide and are keen to hear about your experiences at the airport, including the good and the bad!

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Prestwick Airport News

    Prestwick Airport CEO to be replaced

    After just 15 months in charge, Prestwick Airport boss, Ron Smith, will be leaving his position as CEO behind at the end of the month. Although no official reason for his departure has been disclosed, the airport has revealed that the decision was made upon “mutual consent”

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    Prestwick Airport spends £500,000 on new facilities

    Prestwick Airport has recently splashed out £500,000 on its new facilities. The money has been spent on 8 new baggage cars costing £293,000 and luggage belts worth £90,000, as well as an upgrade to air conditioning within the departure lounge. Plans to improve check in technology, back up generators and walkway barriers are also in the works.The new features come after the disappointing news that the airport’s passenger numbers are in decline, as well as its freight numbers decreasing, too.

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    Vital £8.5 million investment for Prestwick Airport

    Aircraft maintenance firm Chevron Aircraft Maintenance has invested £8.5m into Prestwick Airport. The company's aim is to create a “world-class centre of excellence” for various aspects of the airport such as aircraft engineering and maintenance and training. The expansion will create 82 jobs, 67 of which will be highly specialised positions, while expecting to increase turnover by around £10 million,taking it to £19 million by 2021.

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    A flight to Europe or a flight to outer space?

    After much planning and deliberation, Scotland has taken another step towards sending flights into orbit! Prestwick Airport have teamed up with two companies - one a space plane firm and the other a launch vehicle designer - to help this space mission become a reality.

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    Prestwick Airport is on the up!

    Mike Stewart, the New Business Development Director of cargo for Prestwick Airport, was recently appointed in November 2015 and has set out to drive freight contracts to Prestwick.

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