There are 8 ways to get from Belfast to Largs by car ferry, car, train, bus or plane

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

Carferry, drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the carferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Largs

$57 - $65

Cheapest option

Fly Belfast City to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$48 - $153

6 alternative options

Carferry, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the carferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  2. Take the train from Stranraer to Ayr

$83 - $166

Carferry, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the carferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr Railway Station Sl

$62 - $137

Train, carferry, bus, line 585 bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from York Street to Larne Harbour
  2. Take the carferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 923
  4. Take the line 585 bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) 585
  5. Take the line 585 bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) to Largs, School Wynd 585

$64 - $139

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Glasgow (GLA) BFS - GLA
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Largs

$56 - $137

Fly Belfast City to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  4 h 46 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 Largs

$59 - $201

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  5 h 8 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 Largs

$72 - $175

Questions & Answers

The distance between Belfast and Largs is 93 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Largs without a car is to carferry and train which takes 8 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Belfast to Largs, 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 253+ hotels available in Largs. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Belfast City Airport is to line 600 shuttle which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Largs.
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  • Distance: 93.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

There is no direct connection from Belfast to Largs. However, you can take the drive to Belfast, take the carferry to Cairnryan, then take the drive to Largs. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Belfast to Largs via Larne Harbour, Larne, Cairnryan, Stranraer, Ayr, and Kilwinning in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Belfast City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
53 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
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Largs
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Glasgow Central to Largs
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
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
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
doddsoftroon.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) to Largs, School Wynd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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
$168
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h
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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