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There are 3 ways to get from Gourock to Wemyss Bay by bus, taxi or car

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Line 901 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Gourock, Albert Road to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901

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Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gourock to Wemyss Bay 7.3 miles

Drive  •  10 min

  1. Drive from Gourock to Wemyss Bay 7.3 miles

Gourock to Wemyss Bay by bus

The bus journey time between Gourock and Wemyss Bay is around 16 min and covers a distance of around 7 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 15 min. Operated by McGills Bus Service, the Gourock to Wemyss Bay bus service departs from Gourock, Albert Road and arrives in Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Typically 155 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
16 min
Fastest bus time:
15 min
Bus distance:
7 miles
Buses per week:
155
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:02
Last bus departs at:
19:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gourock to Wemyss Bay bus schedules

Gourock → Wemyss Bay
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wemyss Bay is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wemyss Bay is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Wemyss Bay is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gourock to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gourock to Wemyss Bay is to taxi which costs £18 - £22 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gourock, Albert Road and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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It is 6 miles from Gourock to Wemyss Bay. It is approximately 7.3 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Gourock to Wemyss Bay without a car is to line 901 bus which takes 17 min and costs £3 - £4.

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The line 901 bus from Gourock, Albert Road to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Gourock to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, depart from Gourock, Albert Road station.

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Gourock to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gourock to Wemyss Bay is 7 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Gourock to Wemyss Bay.

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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Gourock, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

McGills Bus Service operates a bus from Gourock, Albert Road to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place hourly. Tickets cost £3 - £4 and the journey takes 17 min.

Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Gourock to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£18 - £22
JB Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 330 329
Inverclyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 734 563
Website
inverclydetaxis.co.uk
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1475 888 888
Website
abc-centraltaxis.com
Tuckers Taxis
Phone
+44 1369 701 710
Taxi George
Phone
+44 7913 601 442
Website
taxigeorgedunoon.com
Clyde Taxis
Phone
+44 1369 706 444
Website
clydetaxis.com
Neptune Taxis
Phone
+44 800 677 777
Mike's Taxis
Phone
+44 1389 841 642
Website
helensburghtaxi.co.uk
Kilcreggan Taxis
Phone
+44 7881 401 463

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