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There are 4 ways to get from Gourock to Ardrossan by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$15 - $19

3 alternative options

Line 901 bus, line 585 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Gourock, John Street to Largs, School Street 901
  2. Take the line 585 bus from Largs, School Street to Ardrossan, Caledonia Road 585A / ...

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gourock to Ardrossan 26.1 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Gourock to Ardrossan 26.1 miles

$5 - $9

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Gourock to Ardrossan. However, there are services departing from Gourock, John Street and arriving at Ardrossan, Caledonia Road via Largs, School Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gourock to Ardrossan. However, there are services departing from Gourock and arriving at Ardrossan South Beach via Paisley Gilmour Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Gourock and Ardrossan is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gourock to Ardrossan without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £11 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Gourock to Ardrossan, including transfers.

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Gourock to Ardrossan bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Gourock, John Street station.

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Gourock to Ardrossan train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Gourock station.

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The best way to get from Gourock to Ardrossan is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £11 - £15. Alternatively, you can line 901 bus and line 585 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Gourock to Ardrossan.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Gourock to Ardrossan via Paisley Gilmour Street in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gourock to Ardrossan via Largs, School Street in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Gourock to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan South Beach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Largs, School Street to Ardrossan, Caledonia Road
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gourock to Ardrossan
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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Gourock to Ardrossan bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Ardrossan, Caledonia Road station.

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Gourock to Ardrossan train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Ardrossan South Beach station.

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

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