There are 6 ways to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr by car ferry, taxi, bus, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, taxi  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Butlin's Ayr

$170 - $200

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Doonfoot, Holiday Park 923

$51 - $55

4 alternative options

Fly Belfast City to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Glasgow (GLA) BHD - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr

$58 - $165

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow, train, line 361 bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Glasgow (GLA) BFS - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  3. Take the line 361 bus from Ayr, Smith Street to Doonfoot, Holiday Park

$66 - $149

Fly Belfast City to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHD - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr

$59 - $201

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BFS - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr

$72 - $175

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr is to car ferry and bus which costs £38 - £42 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr is to car ferry and taxi which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £120 - £150.

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The distance between Belfast and Butlin's Ayr is 122 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Butlin's Ayr, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr. However, you can take the car ferry to Cairnryan then take the taxi to Butlin's Ayr. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr via Cairnryan, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, and Doonfoot, Holiday Park in around 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Belfast City to Glasgow via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Belfast City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
ScotRail
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Doonfoot, Holiday Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Smith Street to Doonfoot, Holiday Park
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$172
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Butlin's Ayr
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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