How to get to Cairnryan from Glasgow

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from Glasgow to Cairnryan

How to get to Cairnryan from Glasgow by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Glasgow to Cairnryan is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:08Stranraer station (STR)
2 changes
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:08Stranraer station (STR)
2 changes
Glasgow Central (GLC)
19:38Stranraer station (STR)
1 change
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Glasgow Central (GLC)
17:07Stranraer station (STR)
2 changes
Glasgow Central (GLC)
23:28Stranraer station (STR)
2 changes

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Travel Information to Cairnryan from Glasgow

distanceDistance68 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £18
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £18 • 2 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotRail

Travel 68 miles by coach or train to Cairnryan from Glasgow. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are ScotRail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Glasgow to Cairnryan.

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ScotRail will get you from Glasgow to Cairnryan at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

    FAQs: Glasgow to Cairnryan

    FAQs: Travel to Cairnryan easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Cairnryan.

    There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan: coach or train.

    The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Cairnryan is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £18 compared to other travel options to Cairnryan:

    Taking a coach costs £1 less than taking a train, which costs on average £18 for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Glasgow to Cairnryan is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 23 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Cairnryan that take longer:

    Coach takes on average 2 h 35 min.

    The distance between Glasgow and Cairnryan is around 68 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Cairnryan is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Glasgow and Cairnryan as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Cairnryan:

      • Most travellers board their coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Cairnryan, Stena Line.
      • Most travellers take a train from Glasgow Central to Cairnryan.

      The following travel companies offer services from Glasgow to Cairnryan:

      • ScotRail can take you to Cairnryan by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ScotRail from Glasgow to Cairnryan for £18.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Glasgow to Cairnryan with the following travel companies:

      • Take a direct coach with.
      • Direct services by train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Cairnryan as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Glasgow and Cairnryan.

      Omio customers who travel from Glasgow to Cairnryan often also extend their holiday to go to Edinburgh, Belfast, Ayr or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cairnryan and these popular destinations at a great price.

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