There are 2 ways to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran by bus, ferry or train

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Bus, ferry  •  3 h 2 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

$29 - $35

1 alternative option

Train, ferry  •  3 h 14 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 distance between Greenock and Isle of Arran is 31 miles.

The best way to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran, including transfers.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Isle of Arran. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greenock to Isle of Arran.
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  • Distance: 31 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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 14 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 Scotland
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
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators

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