There are 5 ways to get from Dunoon to Rothesay by ferry, 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

Ferry  •  50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dunoon Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal Wav

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunoon, Cowal Cafe to Rothesay, Guildford Square (Rothesay Pier) 479

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 907 bus, ferry  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 907 bus from Dunoon, Ferry Terminal (Dunoon Ferry Terminal) to Gourock Rail Station 907
  2. Take the ferry from Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal Cm3

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunoon to Rothesay 28.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Dunoon to Rothesay 28.7 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dunoon to Rothesay is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunoon to Rothesay is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Dunoon and Rothesay is 9 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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The ferry from Dunoon Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal takes 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dunoon, Cowal Cafe and arriving at Rothesay, Guildford Square (Rothesay Pier). Services depart four times a day, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Dunoon Ferry Terminal and arriving at Rothesay Ferry Terminal. Services depart once daily, and operate Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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What companies run services between Dunoon, Scotland and Rothesay, Scotland?

West Coast Motors operates a bus from Dunoon to Rothesay 4 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Bus operators
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Dunoon, Cowal Cafe to Rothesay, Guildford Square (Rothesay Pier)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
McGills Bus Service
Ferry operators
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Dunoon Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dunoon to Rothesay
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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