There are 5 ways to get from Ayr to Beith by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Kilwinning
  2. Take the bus from Kilwinning, McGavin Way (Alexandra Terrace) to Beith, Strand X36 / ...

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 585 bus, bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 585 bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate) 585
  2. Take the bus from Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate) to Beith, Strand X34 / ...

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Ayr, Citadel Place to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Beith, Strand 337

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ayr to Beith 25.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Beith 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Beith is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Beith is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Ayr and Beith is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Ayr to Beith, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ayr station to Beith. However, there are services departing from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) and arriving at Beith, Strand via Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Ayr, Scotland and Beith, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Ayr to Beith via Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate) in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ayr to Kilwinning
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilwinning, McGavin Way (Alexandra Terrace) to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station (Fullarton Street) to Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Irvine, Bridgegate (Seagate) to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Citadel Place to Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Ayr to Beith
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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