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Destination(s) 🇬🇧 Scotland, 🇬🇧 United Kingdom
Duration 10 mins.
Distance 1 mile, 2 km
Sailings Up to 6 times per day
2p+Car+Return in our estimation £ 21
Operated by CalMac Ferries

The ferry from Largs to Great Crumbrea is one of the shortest crossings you can make to a Scottish island.

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Ferry to Cumbrae and Largs

Great Cumbrae is a popular island for day-trippers. You are just 10 minutes by ferry across the street and you can cycle there or go to the beach. Although the island is small, there is plenty to do to keep you entertained for a day. Many people will certainly also take a look at the beautiful town of Millport.

The ferry to Great Cumbrae is operated by CalMac and sails during summer every 30 minutes. It is a turn-up-and-go service on this route, so you don't have to book tickets in advance.

  • It is wise to check the status of the crossing before your departure. Routes are sometimes canceled due to, for example, weather conditions.

Route Map

Check the map to see where the ferry from Largs to Millport sails:

Tickets and Booking

Ferry tickets on this route can be booked through Caledonian Macbrayne Ferries. When the ferries depart and what the routes are, very much depends on the season and the crowds. In quieter periods the ferries sometimes make a stopover. The exact itineraries can be found on the CalMac website. Summer timetables will come into effect after March 30th.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry to Great Cumbrae and Millport is currently operated by: CalMac.

How long does the Largs-Cumbrae crossing take?

The travel time to Cumbrae only 10 minutes. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Largs-Cumbrae ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Largs to Cumbrae (or the other way around) up to 12 times per day. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry, and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable or regular ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Largs and Cumbrae

The distance between Largs and Cumbrae is approximately 1,3 miles or 2 km.