There are 5 ways to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown by bus, taxi or car

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

Bus National Express  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairnryan to Newton Stewart, Scotland National Express
  2. Take the bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, Primary (Jubilee Terrace) 415 / ...

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street) 416

$12 - $15

Bus, line 500 bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Stranraer, Port Rodie 358 / ...
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Glenluce, Town Hall 500 / ...
  3. Take the line 500 bus from Glenluce, Town Hall to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) 500 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street) 415 / ...

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairnryan to Wigtown 29.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cairnryan to Wigtown 29.7 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Cairnryan, Scotland and Wigtown, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Cairnryan to Wigtown via Newton Stewart, Scotland and Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) in around 1 h 31 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, Primary (Jubilee Terrace)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cairnryan, Post Office to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Glenluce, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenluce, Town Hall to Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
DGC Buses
Phone
contact@dumgal.gov.uk
Email
030 33 33 3000
Website
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, Primary (Jubilee Terrace)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
Bus from Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street) to Wigtown, North Main St (South Main Street)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dumgal.gov.uk
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
$5
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cairnryan to Wigtown
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cairnryan to Wigtown?

The distance between Cairnryan and Wigtown is 39 km. The road distance is 47 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown?

The cheapest way to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown?

The quickest way to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs £70 - £85.

Is there a direct bus between Cairnryan and Wigtown?

No, there is no direct bus from Cairnryan to Wigtown. However, there are services departing from Cairnryan and arriving at Wigtown, Primary (Jubilee Terrace) via Newton Stewart, Dashwood Square (Queen Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown?

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Cairnryan to Wigtown, including transfers.