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

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Bus  •  10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Cairnryan, Post Office 358 / ...

$3 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stranraer to Cairnryan 6.1 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  8 min

  1. Drive from Stranraer to Cairnryan 6.1 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 8 min.

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The distance between Stranraer and Cairnryan is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.1 miles.

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The bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Cairnryan, Post Office takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) station and arriving at Cairnryan, Post Office. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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

Stagecoach West operates a bus from Stranraer to Cairnryan every 2 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 10 min. Wigtownshire Community T also services this route 5 times a day.

Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Cairnryan, Post Office
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Wigtownshire Community T
Phone
01776 707500
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Cairnryan, Post Office
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stranraer to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
McLeans Taxis
Phone
+44 70 9330 2478

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