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There are 8 ways to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

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Train, night bus, bus

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leyland
  2. Take the night bus from Preston, Lancashire to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

Drive

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay

Fly Liverpool to Glasgow

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Glasgow (GLA)

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA)

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA)

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Inverkip
Liverpool → Wemyss Bay
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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay is to bus which costs £24 - £40 and takes 9h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Vauxhall, Leeds Street and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Southport, Duke Street, Preston City Centre, Bus Station and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 6m.

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The distance between Liverpool and Wemyss Bay is 189 miles. The road distance is 248.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 34m and costs £70 - £280.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Liverpool to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Preston City Centre, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay is to bus which takes 9h 6m and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £27 - £150 and takes 6h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Liverpool Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 25m and has one stopover.

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Liverpool to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place station.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay.
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  • Distance: 188.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay via Southport, Duke Street, Preston City Centre, Bus Station, and Buchanan Bus Station in around 9h 6m. Alternatively, easyJet and Ryanair fly from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay 3 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £310
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £310
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Isle Of Man, Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £310
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £310
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £330
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London City
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£75 - £330
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£14 - £140
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £120
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£150 - £550
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£140 - £360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£60 - £130
Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leyland
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £21
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Preston
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £90
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £27
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £250
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£180 - £250
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£90 - £130
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Train from Glasgow Central to Inverkip
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £18
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £18
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Preston, Lancashire to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool to Wemyss Bay is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4h 14m to drive from Liverpool to Wemyss Bay.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Liverpool Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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