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Glasgow Prestwick Airport is an international airport situated approx. 2km from the town of Prestwick in South Ayrshire, Scotland.  The airport serves Glasgow and the South of Scotland.  The airport has one terminal and is the base for four airlines.  Just under 2 million passengers use this airport each year.  Because it is near to Prestwick the airport is usually referred to as Prestwick Airport.  

The airport is approx. 52km from the city centre of Glasgow and is served by the M77 road link and A79 road. The airport is well signposted but we will give you a free road map when you collect your Car Hire from Prestwick Airport.

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One of the airport’s notable claim to fame is the fact that Elvis Presley touched down at the airport in 1960 en route to Germany.

Glasgow Prestwick is the only airport in Scotland which is served by its own railway station.  The station is accessible by a covered walkway to and from the airport.  A train departs for Glasgow city every 30 minutes and the journey takes about 45 minutes.  Main line trains leave from Glasgow Central Station and the London-Sleeper service connects at this station.  There are main train stations at Ayr, Prestwick, Prestwick Airport and Kilmarnock.

Car parking facilities are good, There is an express pick up and drop off area  The short stay car park and mid and long stay car park are both accessible by foot and the long stay car park has a shuttle bus service to the terminal.

The airport is served by National Express coaches who operate services to a number of the foremost cities in the UK.  The Stagecoach Western Express, Service X77, operates a service to Glasgow city centre approx. every 30 minutes at peak times and hourly at off peak times.  This service runs daily and takes about 50 minutes.

Eating facilities available at the terminal include Peckhams store which stocks a range of meats, cheeses, cakes, biscuits, sandwiches, salads and hot soups.  The Alpha Retail store offers a wide range of quality gifts and souvenirs and there is also a W H Smith shop.  Duty free and tax free shopping is available in the departure lounge.  Good facilities are available for disabled passengers and children.  There is a Bureau de Change, Internet access and left luggage facility.

Cheap car hire and taxis are readily available at the airport. There are a number of hotels and guest houses situated within easy reach of the airport.  Glasgow is a lively city and has fine architectural buildings and excellent shopping facilities.  Tourist attractions in Glasgow include a selection of art galleries, Glasgow Zoo, Bothwell Castle and the People’s Palace and Winter Gardens. Vist all the attractions with Car Rental Prestwick.

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