Belfast to Cairnryan by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:30
  • Last train
    15:30
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 15m

Travelling from Belfast to Cairnryan by train

The fastest trains from Belfast to Cairnryan take around 2 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 67 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Belfast and Cairnryan.

Direct trains run between Belfast and Cairnryan.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Belfast to Cairnryan every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cairnryan is usually scheduled to depart Belfast around 07:30 and the last train is around 15:30. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Belfast to Cairnryan train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Belfast to Cairnryan by train.

Which trains operate between Belfast and Cairnryan?

ScotRail is the rail operator that operates on the route from Belfast to Cairnryan.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Find journey information for Cairnryan to Belfast

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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