There are 5 ways to get from Kilmarnock to Largs by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kilmarnock to Troon
  2. Take the train from Kilwinning to Largs

$10 - $14

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Line 337 bus, line 904 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 337 bus from Kilmarnock, London Road (Palace Theatre) to Beith, Strand 337
  2. Take the line 904 bus from Beith, Strand to Largs, Main Street 904

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 11 bus, line 585 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) 11
  2. Take the line 585 bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) to Largs, School Wynd 585 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilmarnock to Largs 26.3 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Kilmarnock to Largs 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Kilmarnock station to Largs. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) and arriving at Largs, School Wynd via Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kilmarnock to Largs. However, there are services departing from Kilmarnock and arriving at Largs via Troon and Kilwinning. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Kilmarnock and Largs is 19 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Largs without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Kilmarnock to Largs, including transfers.

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Kilmarnock to Largs bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street).

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Kilmarnock to Largs train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Kilmarnock station.

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The best way to get from Kilmarnock to Largs is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 11 bus and line 585 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 8 min.

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Kilmarnock to Largs bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, arrive at Largs, School Wynd station.

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Kilmarnock to Largs train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Largs station.

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Map of how to get from Kilmarnock to Largs.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between Kilmarnock, Scotland and Largs, Scotland?

You can take a train from Kilmarnock to Largs via Troon and Kilwinning in around 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kilmarnock to Largs via Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kilmarnock to Troon
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Train from Kilwinning to Largs
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) to Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ardrossan, Hill Street (Harbour Street) to Largs, School Wynd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Kilmarnock, London Road (Palace Theatre) to Beith, Strand
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Beith, Strand to Largs, Main Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kilmarnock to Largs
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Kilmarnock to Largs is 26 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Kilmarnock to Largs.

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