Greenock Glasgow

Port information

Greenock Glasgow
Ocean Countess and The World alongside at Greenock Ocean Terminal (c) Clydeport Operations Ltd

Greenock Glasgow

With a highly accessible location on the west coast of Scotland, Greenock Ocean Terminal is perfectly positioned for a cruise itinerary that guarantees a warmth of welcome second to none.

From the moment passengers disembark to the stirring sounds of a traditional piper's welcome, they experience the friendliness and character for which Scotland is world renowned. Our efficient, dedicated staff are on hand to ensure passengers enjoy a cheerful greeting and a seamless transfer to the many excursion opportunities, while crew benefit from our professionalism, technical expertise and excellent facilities.

Greenock Ocean Terminal also lies at the heart of a transport network providing easy access to the rest of Scotland - from the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond to Ayrshire's Burns Country, from majestic Edinburgh to Scotland's largest city, Glasgow.

Port attractions

  1.  Glasgow

    A city of culture where Italianate steeples and medieval spires sit harmoniously with new structures of the contemporary city, with the best shopping outside London in a uniquely compact location.
  2.  Edinburgh

    The inspiring capital city where visitors can experience the Old Town with its gritty past, the fascinating Royal Mile with its extraordinary buildings and much more in a city steeped in tradition.
  3.  Whisky - Glengoyne Distillery

    This traditional, hard-working distillery has been flourishing since 1833, producing a unique selection of award winning Single Highland Malts, Single Casks and Special Vintages.
  4.  Lochs and Glens

    Scotland's scenery is majestic and mystical. From mountains like Ben Lomond to glens like the awe-inspiring Glen Coe; from loch to river it is certain to impress even the most well travelled visitor.

Port views

Clydeport Operations Ltd
Clydeport Operations Ltd
Clydeport Operations Ltd

Port facts

Nautical information

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Passengers by Source in 2023
Calls 2023

Onshore Power

Onshore Power
OPS (Onshore Power System)
Shore power within the next 5 years
Defined Compatibility Assessment process for each berth and ship combination to IEC/IEEE 80005-1
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Useful Information
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Port contacts


Andrew Hemphill, General Manager
Patrick Street
PA16 8UU Greenock
United Kingdom
+44 1475 726171


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Page last updated: 2022-10-06 14:26


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