There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow to Portavadie by ferry or car

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cessnock, Glasgow Science Centre North Quay to Tarbert (Loch Fyne) Ferry Terminal Wav
  2. Take the ferry from Tarbert (Loch Fyne) Ferry Terminal to Portavadie Ferry Terminal Cm2

$5 - $8

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Portavadie 84.6 miles

$18 - $27

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Portavadie, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Glasgow to Portavadie. However, you can take the ferry to Tarbert (Loch Fyne) Ferry Terminal then take the ferry to Portavadie Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Portavadie.

Ferry operators
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Cessnock, Glasgow Science Centre North Quay to Tarbert (Loch Fyne) Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Portavadie is 66 km. The road distance is 135 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Portavadie is to ferry which costs £3 - £6 and takes 4 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Portavadie is to drive which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £13 - £19.

No, there is no direct ferry from Glasgow to Portavadie. However, there are services departing from Cessnock, Glasgow Science Centre North Quay and arriving at Portavadie Ferry Terminal via Tarbert (Loch Fyne) Ferry Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Glasgow to Portavadie, including transfers.