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

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Line 316 bus, ferry

  1. Take the line 316 bus from Helensburgh station to Kilcreggan Pier
  2. Take the ferry from Kilcreggan Ferry Terminal to Gourock Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Helensburgh to Dunoon

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Drive

  1. Drive from Helensburgh to Dunoon

Helensburgh to Dunoon by bus and ferry

63 Weekly Services
2h 43m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 19m.

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

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It is 9 miles from Helensburgh to Dunoon. It is approximately 57 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Helensburgh to Dunoon without a car is to line 316 bus and ferry which takes 2h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 43m 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: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 43m

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

There is no direct connection from Helensburgh to Dunoon. However, you can take the line 316 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
Garelochhead Minibuses +
Phone
01436 810 200
Website
garelochheadcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Helensburgh station to Kilcreggan Pier
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
£6 - £8
Ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Caledonian MacBrayne
Adult passenger
£2 - £4
Car
£9 - £11
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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