Glasgow Prestwick Airport railway station

Glasgow Prestwick Airport railway station

Infobox UK station
name = Glasgow Prestwick Airport
code = PRA

caption = The station at night
manager = Glasgow Prestwick Airport
locale = Glasgow Prestwick Airport
borough = South Ayrshire
latitude = 55.509
longitude = -4.614
start = September 1994
platforms = 2
lowusage0405 = 87,292
lowusage0506 = 95,311
lowusage0607 = 113,747

Glasgow Prestwick Airport railway station (formerly known as Prestwick International Airport station) serves Glasgow Prestwick Airport, near the town of Prestwick, South Ayrshire, Scotland. The station is 61 km (37¾ miles) south west of Glasgow Central on the Ayrshire Coast Line.

It opened in 1994. It is currently the only railway station in Scotland that is directly connected to an airport, though railway links have been proposed for Edinburgh Airport and Glasgow International.


The station is served by half-hourly trains in each direction to Glasgow and Ayr and occasional services to Kilmarnock and stations beyond Ayr.


External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport — Infobox Airport name = Glasgow Prestwick Airport nativename = Port adhair Ghlaschu Phreastabhaig nativename a = Prestwick Airport caption = Terminal building at night IATA = PIK ICAO = EGPK type = Public owner = Infratil operator = Infratil… …   Wikipedia

  • Prestwick Town railway station — Infobox UK station name = Prestwick Town code = PTW manager = First ScotRail locale = Prestwick borough = South Ayrshire start = platforms = 2 usage0405 = 0.254 usage0506 = 0.280 usage0607 = 0.282Prestwick Town railway station is a railway… …   Wikipedia

  • Manchester Airport railway station — Manchester Airport Manchester Airport Railway Station …   Wikipedia

  • Glasgow International Airport — Infobox Airport name = Glasgow International Airport nativename = Port adhair Eadar nàiseanta Ghlaschu IATA = GLA ICAO = EGPF type = Public owner oper = BAA operator = city served = Glasgow location = Paisley, Renfrewshire… …   Wikipedia

  • Airport Metro station (Tyne and Wear) — This article is about the station on the Tyne and Wear Metro. For other stations called Airport, see Airport Station. Airport …   Wikipedia

  • Dunbar railway station — Dunbar Location Place Dunbar …   Wikipedia

  • Ayr railway station — Infobox UK station name = Ayr code = AYR caption = Looking south, terminal platforms 1 2 to the right, through platforms 3 4 on the left. manager = First ScotRail locale = Ayr borough = South Ayrshire pte = SPT latitude = 55.4583 longitude =… …   Wikipedia

  • Dyce railway station — Dyce Looking west along the line to Inverness Location …   Wikipedia

  • Motherwell railway station — Motherwell Motherwell looking from the south, with stabling sidings in the foreground. Platform 4 is closest to the camera. The bridge in the foreground has …   Wikipedia

  • Dundee railway station — Dundee External view of Dundee station Location …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.