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There are 3 ways to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay by ferry, bus or car

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Ferry, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tarbert to Portavadie Ferry Terminal Cm2
  2. Take the bus from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal to Rothesay, Guildford Square 477
  3. Take the ferry from Rothesay Ferry Terminal to Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal Cm3

$18 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Tarbert, Bus Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 926
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place 901 / ...

$27 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay 109 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay is to ferry and bus which costs £13 - £21 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £18 - £26 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from Tarbert, Bus Terminal and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Tarbert and Wemyss Bay is 21 miles. The road distance is 109 miles.

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The best way to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £13 - £21.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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Tarbert to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Tarbert, Bus Terminal station.

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Tarbert 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 Tarbert to Wemyss Bay is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay.

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There are 487+ hotels available in Wemyss Bay. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Tarbert, Argyll and Bute, Scotland and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Tarbert to Wemyss Bay via Buchanan Bus Station in around 5 h.

Bus operators
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Portavadie, Ferry Terminal to Rothesay, Guildford Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Tarbert, Bus Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
McGills Bus Service
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Tarbert to Portavadie Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Rothesay Ferry Terminal to Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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