Getting in Touch
Main switch board : 01563 548 800
Family Contact Officer : 01563 548 872
Visitors Centre : 01563 548 868
Visiting the Prison
Due to Coronavirus, prison visits are slightly different. Please read this guidance from the Scottish Prison Service.
The Centrestage Visitors’ Centre is still providing support, details can be found below.
Prison information, and how to book a visit at HMP Kilmarnock is available here
Travel to the Prison
Nearest Mainline Train Station : Kilmarnock (3.7 miles)
Kilmarnock Bus Station, Green Street, (3.4 miles)
Stagecoach bus X76 from Kilmarnock Bus Station passes the prison.
Free parking for visitors is available at the prison.
Information on financial support for the cost of prison visits is available here.
Visitor Centre Information
The Family & Friends Hub at HMP Kilmarnock is run by Centrestage,
Due to the Coronavirus Centrestage staff are working remotely. For support please call 07778 158 097 between Monday and Friday 9am-5pm.
The Hub is located in front of the prison as you arrive. In normal circumstances the Hub offers:
- Hot drinks
- Light refreshments
- Toilets and baby changing facilities
- Children’s play area
- Information, support, and advice
Family & Friends Hub
Monday – 12-4.30,
Friday – 12-4.30
Financial Support for Visits to Prison
For information on financial support for visits to prison - please click here.