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

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Stranraer, Port Rodie 358 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) 500 / ...

$14

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Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart 27.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart. However, there are services departing from Cairnryan, Post Office and arriving at Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) via Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Cairnryan and Newton Stewart is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart, including transfers.

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

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Cairnryan to Newton Stewart bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairnryan to Newton Stewart is 28 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Newton Stewart. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart.
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  • Distance: 21.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart via Stranraer, Port Rodie and Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) in around 1 h 29 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Wigtownshire Community T
Phone
01776 707500
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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