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

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Line 901 bus, ferry

  1. Take the line 901 bus from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place to Gourock, Kempock Place
  2. Take the ferry from Gourock Ferry Terminal to Dunoon Ferry Terminal

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Drive

  1. Drive from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon

Walk

  1. Walk from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon

Wemyss Bay to Dunoon by bus and ferry

The journey time between Wemyss Bay and Dunoon is around 1h 7m and covers a distance of around 13 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 22 min. The fastest journey normally takes 47 min. Operated by McGills Bus Service and Caledonian MacBrayne, the Wemyss Bay to Dunoon service departs from Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place and arrives in Dunoon Ferry Terminal. Typically 130 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
44 min
Layover time:
22 min
Total time:
1h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
47 min
Journey distance:
13 miles
Services per week:
130
Cheapest price:
£5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:01
Last service departs at:
20:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wemyss Bay to Dunoon bus and ferry schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon is to line 901 bus and ferry which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon is to line 901 bus and ferry which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 11m.

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The distance between Wemyss Bay and Dunoon is 4 miles. The road distance is 88 miles.

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The best way to get from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon without a car is to line 901 bus and ferry which takes 1h 11m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1h 11m to get from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wemyss Bay to Dunoon is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon.

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Map of how to get from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 11m

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

There is no direct connection from Wemyss Bay to Dunoon. However, you can take the line 901 bus to Gourock, Kempock Place, take the walk to Gourock Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Dunoon Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Dunoon.

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