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There are 4 ways to get from Portavadie to Glasgow by bus, ferry, train, car or towncar

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Bus, ferry, train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal to Dunoon, Ferry Terminal 478
  2. Take the ferry from Dunoon Ferry Terminal to Gourock Ferry Terminal Cm1
  3. Take the train from Gourock to Glasgow Central

$20 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal to Dunoon, Ferry Terminal 478
  2. Take the bus from Dunoon, Ferry Terminal to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane 907

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Portavadie to Glasgow 85 miles

$18 - $27

Uber  •  1h 58m

  1. Take an Uber from Portavadie to Glasgow 85 miles

$120 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portavadie to Glasgow is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Portavadie to Glasgow is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portavadie to Glasgow. However, there are services departing from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane via Dunoon, Ferry Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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The distance between Portavadie and Glasgow is 41 miles. The road distance is 85 miles.

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The best way to get from Portavadie to Glasgow without a car is to bus and ferry and train which takes 3h 3m and costs £15 - £20.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Portavadie to Glasgow, including transfers.

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Portavadie to Glasgow bus services, operated by West Coast Motors, depart from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal station.

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Portavadie to Glasgow bus services, operated by McGills Bus Service, arrive at Glasgow, Waterloo Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portavadie to Glasgow is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Portavadie to Glasgow.

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There are 845+ hotels available in Glasgow. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 41.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

What companies run services between Portavadie, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Portavadie to Glasgow via Dunoon, Ferry Terminal in around 3h 51m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Gourock to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal to Dunoon, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Ferry operators
Argyll Ferries
Phone
0800 066 5000
Email
info@argyllferries.co.uk
Website
argyllferries.co.uk
Ferry from Dunoon Ferry Terminal to Gourock Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
argyllferries.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Portavadie to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
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uber.com
Assist
$120 - $170
UberX
$120 - $170
UberXL
$180 - $250
Exec
$220 - $300

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