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There are 4 ways to get from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 585 bus, line 906 bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the line 585 bus from Stevenston, Glebe street to Largs, Manse Court 585
  2. Take the line 906 bus from Largs, School Wynd to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

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Train, line 906 bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Ardrossan South Beach to Largs
  2. Take the line 906 bus from Largs, Crawford Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay 22.4 miles

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay 22.4 miles

Stevenston to Wemyss Bay by bus

The bus journey time between Stevenston and Wemyss Bay is around 1h 17m and covers a distance of around 25 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 8 min. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by Stagecoach West Scotland and McGills Bus Service, the Stevenston to Wemyss Bay bus service departs from Stevenston, Glebe street and arrives in Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Typically 135 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 8m
Layover time:
8 min
Total time:
1h 17m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 10m
Bus distance:
25 miles
Buses per week:
135
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:13
Last bus departs at:
17:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stevenston to Wemyss Bay bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Stevenston → Wemyss Bay
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wemyss Bay is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wemyss Bay is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Wemyss Bay is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Stevenston, Glebe street and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Largs, School Wynd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 23m.

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The distance between Stevenston and Wemyss Bay is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay without a car is to line 585 bus and line 906 bus which takes 1h 23m and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1h 23m to get from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Stevenston to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Stagecoach West Scotland, depart from Stevenston, Glebe street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stevenston to Wemyss Bay is 22 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay.

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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 1h 23m

What companies run services between Stevenston, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay via Largs, Manse Court and Largs, School Wynd in around 1h 23m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ardrossan South Beach to Largs
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £8
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £8
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stevenston, Glebe street to Largs, Manse Court
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Largs, School Wynd to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Largs, Crawford Street to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
McGills Bus Service
Other operators
Taxi from Stevenston to Wemyss Bay
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
T O A Taxis (North Ayrshire)
Phone
+44 1294 465 000
Website
toa3towns.com
Central Taxis
Phone
+44 1294 605 300

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