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There are 4 ways to get from Belfast to Girvan by car ferry, bus or train

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Car ferry  •  3h

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan

$46 - $49

3 alternative options

Car ferry via Girvan, Elder Avenue  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan

$62 - $68

Car ferry, bus  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Girvan, Sacred Heart Primary 358 / ...

$62 - $68

Train, car ferry  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from York Street to Larne Harbour
  2. Take the car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  3. Take the train from Stranraer to Girvan

$69 - $148

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Girvan is to car ferry which costs £35 - £38 and takes 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Girvan is to car ferry which costs £35 - £38 and takes 3h.

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The distance between Belfast and Girvan is 62 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Girvan without a car is to car ferry which takes 4h 8m and costs £47 - £53.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Belfast to Girvan, including transfers.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Girvan. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Girvan.
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  • Distance: 61.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Girvan, Scotland?

Stena Line operates a car ferry from Belfast to Girvan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 2h 22m.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from York Street to Larne Harbour
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Girvan
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Girvan, Sacred Heart Primary
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$168
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$39
Passenger Flexi
$65
Standard Car
$91

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