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Airport Glasgow International Airport
Ferry Rothesay Ferry Termainal 200 m
Train station Wemyss Bay 12 km
Car Car not necessary

Activities near Rothesay

Sports Water sports, Horse riding, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Cycling holidays

How to get there

TRAIN - There are hourly train departures from Glasgow Central to Wemyss Bay which coincide with ferry departures. Journey time is approx. 45 minutes Details can be found from ScotRail.

FERRY CROSSINGS - The main ferry to Bute runs from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay. The service, operated by Caledonian MacBrayne, runs every 45 minutes – 1 hour all year round with some later sailings during the summer weekends. The crossing takes approximately 35 minutes and bookings are not required. Further information and full timetables are available on the Calmac website. *Calmac also operates a smaller ferry service between Rhubodach (at the north end of Bute) and Colintraive, located on the Cowal peninsula.