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Ayr to Stranraer

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Journey information from Ayr to Stranraer

  • Train Fares from: £9.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 8
  • Distance: 41 miles (66 km)
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • Origin: Ayr
  • Destination: Stranraer
  • How long does it take to travel from Ayr to Stranraer by train?

    The average journey time between Ayr and Stranraer is . On an average weekday, there are 8 trains travelling from Ayr to Stranraer. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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  • What is the fastest journey from Ayr to Stranraer by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Ayr to Stranraer cost?

    Train tickets from Ayr to Stranraer can start from as little as £9.30 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Ayr to Stranraer?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Ayr to Stranraer without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Ayr to Stranraer.

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  • What is the distance between Ayr and Stranraer?

    The distance between Ayr and Stranraer is 41 miles.

    Distance: 41 miles
  • What time is the first train from Ayr to Stranraer?

    The first train from Ayr to Stranraer departs at .

    What time is the last train from Ayr to Stranraer?

    The last train from Ayr to Stranraer departs at .

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    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Ayr to Stranraer timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Ayr to Stranraer for Monday 17th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

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13:2914:541h 25m, direct
15:2516:501h 25m, direct
17:2318:491h 26m, direct
19:2720:531h 26m, direct
23:3300:561h 23m, direct
07:1708:521h 35m, direct
09:2310:491h 26m, direct
11:3112:561h 25m, direct
13:2914:541h 25m, direct
15:2516:501h 25m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stranraer to Ayr.

How to find cheap train tickets from Ayr to Stranraer

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