There are 3 ways to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan by bus, taxi or car
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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.
- Ave. Duration
- 8 min
- Estimated price
- $26 - $31
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Stranraer to Cairnryan?
The distance between Stranraer and Cairnryan is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan?
The cheapest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 8 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan?
The quickest way to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs £18 - £22.
Is there a direct bus between Stranraer and Cairnryan?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) and arriving at Cairnryan, Post Office. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
How long does it take to get from Stranraer to Cairnryan?
The bus from Stranraer, Port Rodie Ferry Terminal (Police Station) to Cairnryan, Post Office takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.