There are 2 ways to get from Greenock to Rothesay by train, ferry or bus

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Train, ferry  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Drumfrochar to Wemyss Bay
  2. Take the ferry from Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal Cm3

$9 - $13

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 3) to Wemyss Bay Station 906 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal to Rothesay Ferry Terminal Cm3

$9 - $13

Questions & Answers

The distance between Greenock and Rothesay is 14 miles.

The best way to get from Greenock to Rothesay without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Greenock to Rothesay, including transfers.

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There are 297+ hotels available in Rothesay. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greenock to Rothesay.
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  • Distance: 13.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

What companies run services between Greenock, Scotland and Rothesay, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Greenock to Rothesay. However, you can take the train to Wemyss Bay, take the walk to Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Rothesay Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Greenock to Rothesay via Wemyss Bay Station and Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal in around 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Drumfrochar to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Greenock, West Stewart Street (Stance 2) to Wemyss Bay Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators

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