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There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923

$18 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Cairnryan 80.5 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Cairnryan, Stena Terminal. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Cairnryan is 69 miles. The road distance is 80.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £13 - £19.

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Glasgow to Cairnryan bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow to Cairnryan bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Cairnryan, Stena Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Cairnryan is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Glasgow to Cairnryan.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Cairnryan. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 69 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Cairnryan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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