About Us

Western Ferries is a privately owned company which has operated the short 20 minute ferry crossing between Hunter's Quay (Dunoon) and McInroy's Point (Gourock) across the Firth of Clyde since 1973.  This route links the central belt of Scotland with the Cowal peninsula and beyond.

The Company operates a fleet of 4 modern roll-on roll-off passenger and vehicle ferries which provide a regular and frequent service, delivering nearly 32,000 sailings, early morning to late at night, over 365 days a year.


All our vessels are designed to provide easy access for wheelchair users. Passenger lounges are located on the same level as the car deck and all have wheelchair accessible toilet facilities.

No Booking

No Check-in

Just Turn Up and Go!

Our turn up and go service allows you to board the first available ferry quickly and easily.
There are sailings from each terminal every 20 minutes throughout most of the day and every 15 minutes at peak times.

Enjoy your crossing