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Glasgow Prestwick airport car hire

Airport Code: PIK

Formerly known as Glasgow Abbotsinch Airport, the Glasgow International Airport, GLA, is one of two international airports in Glasgow, along with the Glasgow Prestwick Airport.  A bit more conveniently located Glasgow International isi just 8 miles out of the city centre, while Prestwick Airport is about 32 miles out.

Ranked as the 57th most livable city in the world, Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland and the third most populous in the United Kingdom.  Situated on the River Clyde in the country's west central lowlands, begin taking in this scenic and livable city from the Glasgow International Airport by car hire.

For car rental in Glasgow Prestwick Airport find counters for main car rental companies in the Arrivals Hall

Car rental companies in Glasgow Prestwick Airport include:

  • National
  • Alamo
  • Avis
  • Hertz
  • Europcar
  • Sixt

Book your Glasgow car rental vehicle in advance and get the best discounts on 7 seater, 9 seater, luxury car or any other type or rental car to make your stay in Glasgow easier and more comfortable. User our search engine on the right to find the cheapest car rental deals for collection in Glasgow Prestwick Airport.

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: Glasgow, Scotland

Airport Code: PIK

Telephone: +44(0)129 251 1000

Distance: Glasgow city || 32 Miles / 46 km / 60 minutes by rental car from Downtown Glasgow

Address: Glasgow Prestwick Airport Aviation House Prestwick KA9 2PL Scotland Great Britain

Timezone: GMT+0

Population: 580,690


The Titan Crane

This century old giant crane first opened to the public in 2007.  Open only seasonally from May to October each year, the Titan offers a spectacular view of the River Clyde and Glasgow's green shoreline.

The Willow Tea Rooms

With two locations in Glasgow one could easily take tea after their flight by car hire Glasgow Airport.  These historic Mackintosh designs have been serving tea for 100 years.  Steep in the splendor of a bygone era, or simply enjoy a delicious cup of tea in the world famous Willow Tea Room.

The Tall Ship

Back down at the Clyde you can experience Glasgow's maritime history first hand by visiting The Tall Ship.  Not just your average boat, this ship from Scottish history was built on the Clyde in 1896.

Day Trips

People's Palace

Just a short drive in a car rental Glasgow, Scotland, Visit Glasgow's South Side for Glasgow Green, the city's oldest park.  There you will find the People's Palace, an entire museum of social history ranging from 1750 to the present.  Built in the late 19th century to provide a cultural center for Glasgow's East End, the interactive displays here are great for kids.

Botanic Gardens

Glasgow's lush Botanic Gardens, located at 730 Great Western Rd, West End, are an afternoon well spent.  These wooded gardens follow the riverbank of the River Kelvin and include an herb garden amongst its many delights. 

Get the best deal on a cheap car rental for Glasgow, Scotland and be prepared to make stops as you like along your way across town.

Barras on Gallowgate


What trip would be complete without a stop for souvenirs to bring home?  This vivacious flea market is a great place to shop the day away or just come and wander as you take in the culture.  Located on London Rd, East End, make sure to plan for a car hire Glasgow, Scotland, so that you won't be lugging all your goodies back from the market in public transportation!


The Townhouse Guest House

21 Royal Crescent

Glasgow G3 7sL

Phone: 0141 332 9009

Fax: 0141 353 2143

Botanic Hotel

1 Alfred Terrace

Great Western Road

Glasgow, G12 8RF.

Tel: 0141 337 7007


Airlines Providing Airport Services to Glasgow, Scotland

  • B&H Airlines (Air Bosna)
  • Flybe
  • Freebird
  • Onur
  • Ryanair
  • Wizz Air Hungary
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