Stranraer tourist and travel information

Stranraer tourist and travel information

Stranraer Travel Information

Travel Information Stranraer is the largest settlement in south west Scotland. It lies at the head of Loch Ryan, on the north side of the neck of land that prevents the Rhins of Galloway becoming an island. Stranraer is just over the Border from England and less than two hours drive from Glasgow.

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bus and coach travel

Coaches Stranraer - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33. Citylink is Scotland's leading provider of express coach services. Tel 08705 50 50 50. www.citylink.co.uk.

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Roads Stranraer - Travel by road - Stranraer is on the A 75. Stranraer is about 85 miles from GLASGOW.

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Travel by train

Rail Stranraer Stranraer - Travel by train - Stranraer Harbour Station, Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, DG9 8EJ, on the Glasgow - Ayr - Stranraer route. Staffed for all trains. Ticket office. Unisex disabled toilet. Public phone. It is about 1 miles from Stranraer rail station to the Stranraer ferries.

First ScotRail. Operates all domestic passenger services within Scotland, as well as the cross-border Caledonian Sleeper service to London. Tel: 08700 005151. www.firstscotrail.co.uk

www.nationalrail.co.uk www.nationalrail.co.uk

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Ferries Stranraer to Belfast (Ireland) Ferry - The Cairnryan port is located on the southern edge of Loch Ryan. About 6 miles north of Stranraer. Stranraer Ferry Port. There are 6 ferry crossings a day to Belfast, with a sailing duration from 2 1/2 hours. Location: On the outskirts of Stranraer. It is about 1 miles from Stranraer rail station to the Stranraer ferries.

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Stranraer Tourist Information

Sport

Sport Stranraer - Sport - Creachmore, Leswalt, Stranraer DG9 0LF. Tel: 01776 870245. Stranraer Golf Club, Creachmore, Leswalt, Stranraer DG9 0LF. About 3 miles from Stranraer on the A718. Tel: 01776 870245.

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Sport

Sport Stranraer - Sport - The Ryan Leisure Centre, Fairhurst Road, STRANRAER DG9 7AP. Leisure centre with leisure pool, games hall, fitness suite, health suite, theatre, conference facilities and children's soft play area. Tel: 01776 703535.

Sport

Shopping

Stores Stranraer - Shopping - Boots the Chemist, Stranraer. Tel: 01776 707224.

Shopping

Entertainment

Entertainment Stranraer - Entertainment and attractions - Stranraer's origins date back nearly 500 years to the building in 1511 of Stranraer Castle. The Ryan Centre Theatre, Fairhurst Road, Stranraer, DG9 7AP. Tel: 01776 703535.

Entertainment

Museum

Other information Stranraer - Other information - Stranraer Museum, 55 George Street, Stranraer, DG9 7JP. Tel: 01776 705088.

Museum

Other information Stranraer - Other information - The Southern Upland Way is Scotland's longest walk at 212 miles. It stretches west to east from Portpatrick, over the Mull of Galloway, to the North Sea cliffs at Cocksburnspath. It passes through some of Scotland's most beautiful and varied scenery. The Southern Upland Way passes 1 mile south of Stranraer.

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STRANRAER ACCOMMODATION

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Stranraer Hotels

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Guest House bed and breakfast in Stranraer

For hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Newton Stewart hotels.

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