The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Glasgow to Ayr will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.
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1 h 2 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Glasgow for Ayr every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 51 km distance in an average of 1 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 55 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 14 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||31 miles (50 km)|
|Average train duration||55 min|
|Average train ticket price||£11 (€12)|
Trains from Glasgow to Ayr cover the 31 miles (50 km) long journey taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Scotrail. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Ayr.
Trains from Glasgow to Ayr run regularly throughout the day and evening. The first train leaves early in the morning, with a departure time of approximately 6:00 a.m., after which trains depart for Ayr roughly every 10-30 minutes until the evening. Late night services are less frequent, with gaps of around 40 minutes between each departure, and the last train of the night leaves at approximately 00:15 a.m. All trains from Glasgow to Ayr are operated by ScotRail.
Departure Station: Trains to Ayr depart from Glasgow Central Station, one of the largest and busiest in the city. Located on Argyle Street, it is close by to many of the largest hotels and shopping centres. It is a short walk/drive from the city's other two central stations.
Arrival Station: Trains from Glasgow to Ayr arrive at Ayr station. It is situated next to the main shopping centre in the town and is a 5-10 minute walk from the harbour. There are many bus stops surrounding the station, as well as a taxi rank.
When taking the train to Ayr from Glasgow, you can choose to depart from train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Your route can end in train stations such as Ayr and Newton-on-Ayr.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central and arrive in Ayr.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Ayr, located 0.4 miles (742 m) away from the city centre.
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