Glasgow Prestwick Airport facilities enable the airport to handle aircrafts of all sizes.


Glasgow Prestwick Airport’s airfield operates 24 hours a day and has no curfews, noise restrictions or slot constraints.

We offer access to two major runways 2,986M (12/30) and 1,905M (03/21) – one of which is the longest commercial runway north of Manchester Airport.

Category 1 instrument runway 12/30 with centre line lighting and visual runway 03/21.

NDB / DME – ILS / DME approaches available.

24 hour RFFS Category 7 (upgrades to 8/9 available at short notice)

Parking and Hangarage

The airport has a number of self-manoeuvring parking ramps for all aircraft sizes.

Parking areas are in a discrete area of the airfield, which are not visible to the public.

Aircraft security guards can also be provided.

The hangar space can accommodate aircraft up to 747 size.

Dakota House

Glasgow Prestwick Airport offers a dedicated military facility – Dakota House – located within a few metres of the apron.

Dakota House offers rest areas, washroom facilities, lounge, briefing / planning rooms, refreshments, computer access and Wi-Fi as well as a games facility.

Dedicated Immigration facility 

Dedicated customs and immigration clearance are located adjacent to Dakota House.


Duty Free shopping can also be arranged upon request.