Route Details



Gourock (GOU) - Dunoon (DUN)

One or more sailings are disrupted

Service updates

Until Monday 5th July

Due to the requirement to carry out further investigations and trials on MV Argyll Flyer engines the vessel will not yet be returning to service. The current single vessel timetable will remain in place until at least Monday 5th July.

Timetable can be viewed here

Until further notice

Due to an issue with MV Ali Cat's gangway, a temporary one is currently in use.

As a result, this service is currently not suitable for wheelchair users, those with mobility issues or those travelling with prams and young children.

If you require assistance or alternative travel arrangements between Gourock and Dunoon please contact us in advance.
You can call us on 0800 066 5000 between the hours of Mon - Sun: 08:00-17:00 or email

Reason: technical

Supplementary information

Last Updated: 22 Jun 2021 05:24

Friday 25th June

Argyll Rally

The Argyll Rally will take place through Dunoon Town Centre on Friday 25th June.

As a result, between 17:30 and 21:50 there will be no access for cars to, or from the car park at Dunoon Ferry Terminal.

West Coast Motors buses will use an alternative stop opposite the Coal Pier car park.

Access for pedestrians to the ferry terminal will not be affected during this period. 

Scotrail Sunday Services up to 25th July

Due to strike action ScotRail are running to an amended timetable, with a reduced service on some route and no services on other routes. Please check your journey before travelling at

Travel Information

If you plan to travel, we look forward to welcoming you. COVID-19 guidance remains in place: 

Be prepared. Before travel, check what coronavirus protection level applies to your area through the postcode checker

Plan ahead. Our capacity remains restricted.

Stay Safe. Follow our safer travel guidance. On public transport, you must by law wear face covering, unless you are exempt. Safer Travel with CalMac.

Gourock Waiting Room Closure

To help ensure passenger safety and in compliance with necessary physical distancing measures, the Gourock waiting room is temporarily closed until further notice.

The waiting area can be made available upon request by speaking with a staff member at the port

Payment Information - Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are not accepting cash payment for ticket transactions. We accept MasterCard, Visa, Apple, Google or Samsung Pay. If you need assistance, please speak with a member of staff.

- Remember wait times may be extended - Capacity is constrained, please plan your journey with key workers and Islanders in mind - Follow updated advice on how to travel safely