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.
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.
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