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There are 4 ways to get from Ayr to Largs by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ayr to Kilwinning
  2. Take the train from Kilwinning to Largs

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 585 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 585 bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Ardrossan, Hill Street 585
  2. Take the line 585 bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street to Largs, School Wynd 585 / ...

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ayr to Largs 30.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Largs 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Largs is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Largs is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ayr station to Largs. However, there are services departing from Ayr, Bus Station and arriving at Largs, School Wynd via Ardrossan, Hill Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ayr to Largs. However, there are services departing from Ayr and arriving at Largs via Kilwinning. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Ayr and Largs is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ayr to Largs without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Ayr to Largs, including transfers.

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Ayr to Largs bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ayr, Bus Station.

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Ayr to Largs train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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The best way to get from Ayr to Largs is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £7 - £11. Alternatively, you can line 585 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Ayr to Largs.
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  • Distance: 24.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Ayr to Largs via Kilwinning in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ayr to Largs via Ardrossan, Hill Street in around 2 h 6 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
Train from Kilwinning to Largs
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Ardrossan, Hill Street
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street to Largs, School Wynd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ayr to Largs
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Ayr to Largs bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Largs, School Wynd station.

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Ayr to Largs train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Largs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ayr to Largs is 31 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Ayr to Largs.

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