There are 4 ways to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr by car ferry, taxi, bus, plane or train

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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

$50 - $55

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus via Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue)  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 58 / ...

$63

Fly, train  •  4 h 22 min

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

$52 - $157

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr is to car ferry and bus which costs £37 - £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 costs £120 - £160 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Butlin's Ayr is 76 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 3 h 20 min and costs £120 - £160.

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

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The quickest flight from Belfast City Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Flybe offers flights from Belfast City Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Butlin's Ayr. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Butlin's Ayr.
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  • Distance: 76.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

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
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ayr
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
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
$170
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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