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Gourock (GOU) - Dunoon (DUN)

One or more sailings are disrupted

Service updates

Monday 15th – Thursday 18th July

Due to the ongoing technical issue impacting MV Argyll Flyer’s starboard engine the following single vessel timetable will operate:

Depart Gourock – 06:10, 07:05, 08:05, 09:05, 10:05, 11:05, 12:05, 13:05*,14:05, 15:05, 16:05, 17:05, 18:10, 19:05, 20:10, 21:35, 22:35
Depart Dunoon – 06:35, 07:35, 08:35, 09:35, 10:35, 11:35, 12:35, 13:35*, 14:35, 15:35, 16:35, 17:35, 18:35, 19:35, 20:40, 22:05, 23:05

An update regarding MV Argyll Flyer will be provided at approximately 14:00 on Thursday 18th July.

Friday 19th July – Saturday 31st August

Following a review of crew availability for Gourock-Dunoon services, the following sailings will be re-instated Mondays to Saturdays - 
Depart Gourock – 11:35 and 18:35
Depart Dunoon – 12:05 and 19:05

The following cancellations will remain in place Monday's to Saturday's until Saturday 31st August:

Depart Gourock – 10:05 and 20:10
Depart Dunoon – 10:35 and 20:40

An update on sailings from 2nd September onwards will be provided week commencing Monday 26th August.

Tuesday 23rd & 30th July and 13th, 20th & 27th August

In addition to the cancellations above, the following sailings have been cancelled due to the combination of overnight berthing and required crew hours of rest:

Depart Gourock – 22:35
Depart Dunoon – 23:05

We’ll keep customers informed should there be any further changes in connection to this route. If you’ve not already done so, download our app or follow our Twitter @CalMac_Updates so we can provide you with timely updates, with the latest information we have available. Alternatively, you can also sign up to our service status text updates.

Reason: technical

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2024 19:10

Supplementary information

From Sunday 2 June 2024

ScotRail's timetable will change and as a result, to ensure key connections are maintained, we have made changes to our Gourock - Dunoon service. These timetables came into effect on the 2nd of June 2024. View timetable.

Until Further Notice

Scotrail will introduce a temporary timetable. This will impact various onward travel connections across the network. For further details please visit prior to your journey.

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Last Updated: 17 Jul 2024 19:10

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