There are 5 ways to get from Ayr to Girvan by train, bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Girvan

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Girvan, Ailsa Street East 58 / ...

$5 - $6

3 alternative options

Ferry  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Ayr Compass Pier to Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal Wav

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ayr to Girvan 21.6 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Girvan 21.6 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Girvan is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Girvan is to train which costs £5 - £8 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Ayr and Girvan is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.6 miles.

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The train from Ayr to Girvan takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) station and arriving at Girvan, Ailsa Street East. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ayr and arriving at Girvan. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Ayr Compass Pier and arriving at Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Ayr, Scotland and Girvan, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Ayr to Girvan hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Ayr to Girvan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Girvan
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Girvan, Ailsa Street East
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Ayr Compass Pier to Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ayr to Girvan
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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