There are 5 ways to get from Cairnryan to Craig Tara by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Doonfoot, Holiday Park 923

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Line 360 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 360 bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) 358 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue) to Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) 58 / ...

$23

Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Stranraer to Ayr

$25 - $30

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Craig Tara 43.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Cairnryan to Craig Tara 43.4 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cairnryan to Craig Tara. However, there are services departing from Cairnryan, Post Office and arriving at Doonfoot, Holiday Park via Cairnryan, Stena Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Cairnryan and Craig Tara is 35 miles. The road distance is 43.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cairnryan to Craig Tara without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Cairnryan to Craig Tara, including transfers.

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Cairnryan to Craig Tara bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Cairnryan to Craig Tara is to bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Cairnryan to Craig Tara bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Doonfoot, Holiday Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairnryan to Craig Tara is 43 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Cairnryan to Craig Tara.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Craig Tara. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cairnryan to Craig Tara.
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  • Distance: 34.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Cairnryan to Craig Tara 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Cairnryan to Craig Tara every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

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
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 Cairnryan, Post Office to Girvan, Elder Avenue (Opp 86 Elder Avenue)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
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
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Craig Tara
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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