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There are 5 ways to get from Ardrossan to Greenock by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the train from Ardrossan South Beach to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Greenock West

$14 - $18

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Bus  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Ardrossan, Caledonia Road to Greenock, Bus Station 585

$6 - $9

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Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Ardrossan to Greenock 26 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Ardrossan to Greenock 26 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  38m

  1. Take an Uber from Ardrossan to Greenock 26 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Ardrossan to Greenock is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Ardrossan to Greenock is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ardrossan, Caledonia Road and arriving at Greenock, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ardrossan to Greenock. However, there are services departing from Ardrossan South Beach and arriving at Greenock West via Paisley Gilmour Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 7m.

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The distance between Ardrossan and Greenock is 21 miles. The road distance is 26 miles.

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The best way to get from Ardrossan to Greenock without a car is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £10 - £14.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Ardrossan to Greenock, including transfers.

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Ardrossan to Greenock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Ardrossan, Caledonia Road station.

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Ardrossan to Greenock train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ardrossan South Beach station.

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The best way to get from Ardrossan to Greenock is to train which takes 1h 7m and costs £10 - £14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Ardrossan to Greenock.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Ardrossan, Scotland and Greenock, Scotland?

You can take a train from Ardrossan to Greenock via Paisley Gilmour Street in around 1h 7m. Alternatively, Stagecoach West Scotland operates a bus from Ardrossan to Greenock hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1h 13m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ardrossan South Beach to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Greenock West
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ardrossan, Caledonia Road to Greenock, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ardrossan to Greenock
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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uber.com
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
UberXL
$55 - $80
Exec
$70 - $100
Taxi from Ardrossan to Greenock
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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Ardrossan to Greenock bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Greenock, Bus Station.

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Ardrossan to Greenock train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Greenock West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ardrossan to Greenock is 26 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Ardrossan to Greenock.

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