There are 3 ways to get from Cairnryan to Ballantrae by bus, taxi or car

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Line 360 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 360 bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Ballantrae, Kings Arms Hotel 358 / ...

£3 - £5

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Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Ballantrae 11.7 miles

£27 - £32

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Cairnryan to Ballantrae 11.7 miles

£1 - £3

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The cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Ballantrae is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairnryan to Ballantrae is to taxi which costs £27 - £32 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairnryan, Post Office and arriving at Ballantrae, Kings Arms Hotel. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Cairnryan and Ballantrae is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cairnryan to Ballantrae without a car is to line 360 bus which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The line 360 bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Ballantrae, Kings Arms Hotel takes 21 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Cairnryan to Ballantrae bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Cairnryan, Post Office station.

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Cairnryan to Ballantrae bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ballantrae, Kings Arms Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairnryan to Ballantrae is 12 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Cairnryan to Ballantrae.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Ballantrae. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 9 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Cairnryan, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland and Ballantrae, Scotland?

Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Cairnryan to Ballantrae every 4 hours. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 21 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Ballantrae, Kings Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Ballantrae
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£27 - £32
Radio Taxis
Phone
+44 1776 704 988
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 71776 703 343
Website
mcleanstaxis.com
A 2 B Taxis
Phone
+44 1776 700 070

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