There are 3 ways to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran by bus, ferry or train

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

Bus, ferry  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 2) to Ardrossan, Hill Street 585
  2. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$25 - $32

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Wav

$11 - $14

1 alternative option

Train, ferry  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Greenock West to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan Harbour
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$31 - $42

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran is to ferry which costs £8 - £11 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran is to bus and ferry which costs £18 - £25 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Greenock and Isle of Arran is 31 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Greenock, Scotland and Isle of Arran, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Greenock to Isle of Arran. However, you can take the bus to Ardrossan, Hill Street, take the walk to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street), take the line 12 bus to Ardrossan, Dock road, take the walk to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Isle of Arran. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Greenock to Isle of Arran via Paisley Gilmour Street, Ardrossan Harbour, Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, and Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Greenock West to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 2) to Ardrossan, Hill Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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