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There are 4 ways to get from Paisley to Dunoon by train, ferry, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Gourock
  2. Take the ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal Cm1

£9 - £13

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus, line 901 bus, ferry  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Paisley, Stock Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station 26
  2. Take the line 901 bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Gourock Rail Station 901
  3. Take the ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal Cm1

£8 - £11

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Paisley to Dunoon 75.6 miles

£12 - £18

Uber  •  1h 40m

  1. Take an Uber from Paisley to Dunoon 75.6 miles

£80 - £120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paisley to Dunoon is to line 26 bus and line 901 bus and ferry which costs £7 - £12 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Paisley to Dunoon is to train and ferry which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1h 26m.

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The distance between Paisley and Dunoon is 21 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Paisley to Dunoon without a car is to train and ferry which takes 1h 26m and costs £9 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Paisley to Dunoon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paisley to Dunoon is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Paisley to Dunoon.

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There are 581+ hotels available in Dunoon. Prices start at £70 per night.

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Map of how to get from Paisley to Dunoon.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

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

There is no direct connection from Paisley to Dunoon. However, you can take the train to Gourock, take the walk to Gourock Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Dunoon Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Paisley to Dunoon via Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station, Gourock Rail Station, and Gourock Ferry Terminal in around 3h 8m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Paisley Gilmour Street to Gourock
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £7
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Paisley, Stock Street to Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Braehead Shopping Centre, Bus Station to Gourock Rail Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
McGills Bus Service
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Caledonian MacBrayne
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Paisley to Dunoon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£80 - £120
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uber.com
Assist
£80 - £120
UberX
£80 - £120
UberXL
£120 - £170
Exec
£150 - £210

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