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The ferry to Cairnryan is ideal for a road-and-ferry-trip exploring the west coast of Scotland, its islands and peninsulas. For a weekend away, Glasgow is just over a couple of hours away by bus or train. Glasgow has a vibrant art and cultural scene, and has been designated as a UNESCO City of Music. Families will enjoy the Glasgow Science Centre and the Riverside Museum as well as the cities green spaces including the Botanic Gardens, Kelvingrove Park and Pollock Country Park, home to the Burrell Collection. From neo-Gothic to Art Nouveau architecture, great shopping districts and an evolving food scene Glasgow is one of the UK’s best cities to visit.

Cairnryan Routes



Five times a day


2h 15

Six times a day

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Ferry destinations across Scotland and the Scottish Isles.
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Nearby Destinations to Cairnryan

Glasgow1h 472h 25
Edinburgh2h 453h 35
Ardrossan (ferry to Arran)2h3h 35
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