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There are 4 ways to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer by car ferry, train, plane or bus

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Car ferry  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan

$81 - $136

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  4. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer

$139 - $237

Fly to Edinburgh, bus, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Isle Of Man (IOM) to Edinburgh (EDI) IOM - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  4. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer

$115 - $374

Fly to Glasgow, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Isle Of Man (IOM) to Glasgow (GLA) IOM - GLA
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ayr
  3. Take the train from Ayr to Stranraer

$105 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer is to car ferry which costs $80 - $140 and takes 6h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer is to fly and bus and train which costs $110 - $380 and takes 6h 17m.

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The distance between Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) and Stranraer is 94 km.

The best way to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 12h 50m and costs $130 - $240.

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It takes approximately 6h 57m to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Isle Of Man Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Loganair and Flybe offer flights from Isle Of Man Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Stranraer. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer.
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  • Distance: 58.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 57m

What companies run services between Isle Of Man Airport (IOM), Isle of Man and Stranraer, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer. However, you can take the drive to Douglas, Isle of Man, take the car ferry to Belfast, take the walk to Belfast, take the car ferry to Cairnryan, then take the taxi to Stranraer. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Isle Of Man Airport (IOM) to Stranraer via Douglas Lord Street, Douglas, Isle of Man, Liverpool, Liverpool ONE Bus Station, Liverpool, Elliot Street, Liverpool Lime Street, Glasgow Central, and Ayr in around 12h 50m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Isle Of Man to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Isle Of Man to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Isle Of Man to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Ayr to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $20
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ayr
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Single offer
$34
Standard fare
$62
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$168

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