Taking the ferry to Ireland from Scotland

With 6 daily crossings from Cairnryan to Larne of just 2 hours, incredible on-board services, and beautiful sea views with a ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland you will arrive relaxed to your destination. Book a ferry with the P&O Cairnryan to Larne route today!

It’s always great to travel in comfort, and what’s more comfortable than travelling with your own vehicle? Whether you’re embarking on a solo road trip with your car, travelling for work in your van, or planning a family excursion in the caravan, you’ll have the freedom to explore whenever and wherever you want. Plus you can update the passenger or vehicle registration details right up until the date of travel. There’s nothing quite like exploring a new country on two wheels, so why not bring your bike with you too – the perfect way to navigate around a city or the countryside. Reserve a ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland today to begin your next adventure on the road with a P&O ferry. 

Get a deal on Ferries to Ireland from Scotland

Making sure you book your trip in advance is the best way to take advantage of all the great deals that we’ve got on offer, so make sure to check our website regularly to grab the very best bargains  on our ferry crossings to Northern Ireland between Larne to Cairnryan. You can even let us do all the hard work by signing up for email alerts to get all our latest offers sent directly to your inbox on our ferries to Ireland from Scotland. Before booking your ferry to Northern Ireland you should also read up on our different ticket types so you can ensure that your trip is tailored to your particular budget and needs. We pride ourselves on having no hidden costs. Travel by ferry, Cairnryan-Belfast via our Larne port and begin exploring Northern Ireland!

Visit Northern Ireland with PO Ferries

There are so many exciting attractions just waiting to be discovered in Northern Ireland that your trip is sure to be one full of magical outdoor adventures and exciting cultural discoveries. A fantastic country with so much to explore, you should definitely try and spend some time in the exciting capital city of Belfast for some unbeatable sites, food and drink, and more. If you’re looking to explore the great outdoors then look no further than County Antrim, home to the famous Causeway Coast, known for being one of the best road trip spots in the world, which makes a trip with one of our ferries from Scotland to Ireland all the more convenient. There is so much natural beauty waiting for you here that you’ll be spoilt for choice when you visit, but if you’re stuck for inspiration, check out our Northern Ireland Travel Guides for some wanderlust to inspire your next trip with one of our ferries from Scotland to Northern Ireland. Travel to Northern Ireland by ferry from Cairnryan to Larne with P&O Ferries.

The world is your oyster when you get the ferry to Northern Ireland with us, so book your next trip today! With P&O, taking a ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland has never been easier!

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P&O Ferries Cairnryan to Larne route

Available tickets for this route

From £114


  • Our best value ticket – book and travel on the day (subject to availability)
  • Amendments or changes to your booking will incur a fee
  • Non-refundable
From £129

Standard Flexi

  • A little bit of flexibility on your departure time
  • No amendment fee, just pay the difference in ticket price
  • Refundable
From £219

Fully Flexi

  • Enjoy any departure time that suits you (subject to availability)
  • No amendment fee and nothing to pay if keeping to the same duration and booking details e.g. vehicle type, extras
  • Refundable
Services and add ons are subject to route and availability

Onboard Services & Entertainment

Take a look at all the great on board services we offer when you sail from Cairnryan to Larne with us. From eating and drinking, to relaxing in Club Lounge and shopping in our World Duty Free store, you’ll find lots of things to do to keep you occupied during your crossing to Northern Ireland. Plus, you'll also enjoy FREE WiFi onboard when you travel on our Cairnryan to Larne route.

What's around Larne

Visit the Titanic Museum in Belfast via a P&O Ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland: Larne to Cairnryan ferry route

Things to do in Belfast

Visit Northern Ireland capital, Belfast and enjoy exploring what this city has to offer. Belfast is a vibrant metropolises with a top-class restaurant scene, countless drinking spots and beautiful spaces to wind down in.

There are plenty of famous landmarks to visit in the city of Belfast, including the City Hall in Donegall Square, Cathedral Quarter, Metropolitan Arts Centre and Ulster Museum. Get a ferry to Belfast with P&O Ferries Larne-Cairnyan ferry route from Scotland.

Visit Derry

Derry is the only remaining walled city in Ireland, and one of the very finest in Europe. Take a walk along the 1.5km footpath surrounding the circumference of the walls and you can see how the original city’s renaissance layout has been preserved for centuries.
Just inside the walls, the Tower Museum tells the stories of the region’s history – complete with an open-air viewing platform offering views over the inner city and the River Foyle so you can see where it all happened.

The Big Fish sculpture in Belfast Northern Ireland

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