Stranraer to Larne ferry

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Stranraer - Larne Ferry Schedule

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Journey Information

You can pick from 6 daily ferry trips between Stranraer and Larne. The average ferry journey from Stranraer to Larne takes 2 hours, though some ferries might be a few minutes slower or faster.

Distance32 mi (51 km)
Shortest duration2h 0m
Cheapest price$31.77
Trips per day6
Most frequent serviceP&O Ferries Irish Sea
Ferry lines1

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What ferry companies travel from Stranraer to Larne?

There is one ferry company that operates from Stranraer to Larne. P&O Ferries Irish Sea is the only company that connects the two cities by ferry. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled ferries per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
P&O Ferries Irish Sea62h 0m$35.21
  • Book P&O Ferries Irish Sea from Stranraer to Larne from $32. There are 6 trips per day offered by P&O Ferries Irish Sea from Stranraer to Larne and you can expect on average to pay for a P&O Ferries Irish Sea ticket to Larne. In Stranraer, P&O Ferries Irish Sea departs to Larne from Cairnryan Port . In Larne, P&O Ferries Irish Sea arrives at Larne Harbour .

    An average trip on P&O Ferries Irish Sea from Stranraer to Larne takes 2 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, P&O Ferries Irish Sea offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Larne.

Frequently Asked Questions

The ferry usually takes around 2 hours to cover the 32 miles (51 kilometers) from Stranraer to Larne. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Stranraer to Larne is on Thursday. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Sunday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Sunday is the way to go.

The earliest ferry leaves Stranraer at 4:00am. The latest ferry leaves Stranraer at 4:00pm. To see the times for all ferries between the first and last ones, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

There are 6 scheduled ferries that travel from Stranraer to Larne every day. Of these, 6 are direct ferries, meaning that you do not have to change ferries at any point during your trip.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the ferry leave from in Stranraer?

Main departure station: Cairnryan Port

Most ferries depart from the main station in Stranraer.

All ferry stations in Stranraer:

  • Cairnryan Port

Where does the ferry arrive in Larne?

Main arrival station: Larne Harbour

All ferries from Stranraer arrive at one main station in Larne.

All ferry stations in Larne:

  • Larne Harbour

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