How to get to Cairnryan from Manchester

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from Manchester to Cairnryan

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

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

Manchester Victoria (MCV)
15:46Girvan station (GIR)
4 changes
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
15:46Girvan station (GIR)
4 changes
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
15:46Girvan station (GIR)
4 changes
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Deansgate (DGT)
17:07Stranraer station (STR)
4 changes
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
15:46Girvan station (GIR)
2 changes
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
17:01Barrhill station (BRL)
5 changes

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Travel Information from Manchester to Cairnryan

distanceDistance152 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range£56 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £56 • 6 h 2 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £56 • 6 h 2 min

Take a train to travel 152 miles between Manchester and Cairnryan. Travellers can even take a direct train from Manchester to Cairnryan.

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National Express is the leading travel operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - Cairnryan travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    FAQs: Manchester 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 Manchester to Cairnryan.

    Travel Manchester to Cairnryan by train.

    A train is the cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Cairnryan with average prices for this trip of £56.

    The fastest way to travel from Manchester to Cairnryan is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 2 min.

    The distance between Manchester and Cairnryan is around 152 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Manchester to Cairnryan is:

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Manchester to Cairnryan:

      • Trains most often depart from Manchester at Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Cairnryan at Cairnryan.

      Yes, there is a direct service from Manchester to Cairnryan:

      • You'll find direct trains with.

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

      Many of our customers travelling from Manchester to Cairnryan don't make Cairnryan their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Glasgow, Edinburgh, Belfast, Ayr or London, either of which you could add to your Manchester and Cairnryan trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cairnryan to any of these top destinations today!

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