Prestwick Tourism

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Prestwick is a town in South Ayrshire on the south-west coast of Scotland, about 30 miles (50 km) south-west of Glasgow. It adjoins the larger town of Ayr, the centre of which is about 2 miles (3 km) south. It had a population of 14,901 at the 2011 census. The town is served by Glasgow Prestwick Airport, which serves many European destinations as well as transatlantic and other international cargo flights. The town was the first home of the Open Golf Championship, which was played on the Prestwick Old Course from 1860 to 1872.

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If you are looking for travel information of Prestwick in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Edinburgh also deserves a visit. Edinburgh, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. Also, to reach Prestwick, you'll have to take a flight to Edinburgh; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Prestwick can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Prestwick*

  • Prestwick: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Prestwick for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Prestwick.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Prestwick - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.18 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Prestwick

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Prestwick

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.14 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo
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