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There are 3 ways to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon by bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus, ferry  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Colquhoun Square to Kilcreggan Pier 316
  2. Take the ferry from Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal to Gourock Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal Cm1

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Taxi  •  1h 19m

  1. Take a taxi from Helensburgh to Dunoon 56.8 miles

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Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Helensburgh to Dunoon 56.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 19m.

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The fastest way to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon is to taxi which takes 1h 19m and costs £110 - £140.

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The distance between Helensburgh and Dunoon is 23 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 2h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helensburgh to Dunoon is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Helensburgh to Dunoon.

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Map of how to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Helensburgh, Scotland and Dunoon, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Helensburgh to Dunoon. However, you can take the bus to Kilcreggan Pier, take the walk to Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Gourock Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Dunoon Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Dunoon.

Bus operators
Wilsons of Rhu
Phone
01436 820300
Email
info@wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Website
wilsonsofrhu.co.uk
Bus from Colquhoun Square to Kilcreggan Pier
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Wilsons of Rhu
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Phone
01436 810 200
Website
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Colquhoun Square to Kilcreggan Pier
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal to Gourock Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Caledonian MacBrayne
Adult passenger
£2 - £3
Car
£9 - £11
Ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Caledonian MacBrayne
Adult passenger
£3 - £4
Car
£12 - £14
Other operators
Taxi from Helensburgh to Dunoon
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Estimated price
£110 - £140
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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