There are 9 ways to get from Belfast to Largs by car ferry, car, bus, ferry, 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, drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Largs

$58 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus to Dublin, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Glasgow (GLA) DUB - GLA
  3. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Largs

$47 - $153

7 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr Railway Station Sl

$68 - $72

Car ferry, bus via Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street)  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 923

$63 - $70

Car ferry, ferry  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the ferry from Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal to Largs Ferry Terminal Wav

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow, train  •  4 h 2 min

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

$57 - $141

Fly Belfast City to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 45 min

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

$49 - $156

Fly Belfast City to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  4 h 53 min

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

$59 - $199

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  5 h 15 min

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

$72 - $174

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 car ferry to Cairnryan then take the drive to Largs. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Belfast to Largs via Cairnryan, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Ayr Railway Station, Ayr, and Kilwinning in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
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
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $150
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Largs
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Glasgow Central to Largs
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
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
$16
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Stance C (Airport) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
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
$43
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$43
Small Car
$182
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal to Largs Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Belfast to Largs?

The distance between Belfast and Largs is 149 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Belfast to Largs?

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Largs is to car ferry and drive which costs £40 - £50 and takes 3 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Belfast to Largs?

The quickest way to get from Belfast to Largs is to fly and train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £35 - £120.

How long does it take to get from Belfast to Largs?

It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Belfast to Largs, including transfers.