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There are 6 ways to get from York to Wemyss Bay by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from York to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow, North Court to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Glasgow
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

Night train, bus

  1. Take the night train from York to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, North Court to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place

Drive

  1. Drive from York to Wemyss Bay

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Glasgow (GLA)

Train to Birmingham, fly

  1. Take the train from York to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA)

York to Wemyss Bay by train and bus

The journey time between York and Wemyss Bay is around 5h 59m and covers a distance of around 285 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 58m. Operated by LNER, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express Service and others, the York to Wemyss Bay service departs from York and arrives in Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place. Typically 65 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 59m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
5h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 58m
Journey distance:
285 miles
Services per week:
65
Cheapest price:
£42
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:35
Last service departs at:
21:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

York to Wemyss Bay train and bus schedules

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

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The social distance requirement in Wemyss Bay is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from York to Wemyss Bay is to bus which costs £19 - £40 and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from York to Wemyss Bay is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from York to Wemyss Bay. However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 38m.

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It is 203 miles from York to Wemyss Bay. It is approximately 241.3 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from York to Wemyss Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 12m and costs £40 - £280.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from York to Wemyss Bay, including transfers.

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York to Wemyss Bay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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There is no direct flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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York 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 York to Wemyss Bay is 241 miles. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from York to Wemyss Bay.

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Map of how to get from York to Wemyss Bay.
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  • Distance: 202.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between York, England and Wemyss Bay, Scotland?

You can take a bus from York to Wemyss Bay via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Glasgow, and Buchanan Bus Station in around 9h 38m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £150
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £220
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£230 - £700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £490
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£230 - £700
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Glasgow via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£180 - £490
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £220
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£95 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £60
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£90 - £110
Anytime Day 1st Class
£170 - £250
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from York to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £200
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £95
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£23 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £95
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
McGills Bus Service
Phone
08000 51 56 51
Email
enquiries@mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Website
mcgillsbuses.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow, North Court to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Wemyss Bay, Forbes Place
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
McGills Bus Service
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
National Express

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