Arran Coastal Way

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Worth knowing

The Arran Coastal Way runs for a length of 105 kilometers through United Kingdom.

The difficulty of the trail is rated as demanding and it usually takes 5 days to walk the Arran Coastal Way.
Of course, how long it really takes for the trail depends on the experience and fitness of the hikers.

The drinking water supply is on the way no problem, since there are numerous possibilities to fill up the water supplies.
This can be done, for example, at streams, springs, but also at wells or public facilities. However, the water may have to be filtered before drinking!

On the trail you are completely self-sufficient..
There are no grocery stores along the way, so you have to take all the food you need with you for the entire trail.

You can stay overnight in a tent/tarp and in guesthouses/hotels along the way.

Wild camping is allowed As always, leave behind no traces . Rubbish has to be taken away and nature has to be respected and protected!

Campfires are currently allowed. However, this can change at any time.
Therefore, please be sure to pay attention to public notices and a possible risk of forest fires..
In addition, new fireplaces should never be built, but existing ones should be used.

Facts about Arran Coastal Way

105 km
Elevation gain
1.100 m
Elevation loss
1.100 m
Highest Point
221 m
Lowest Point
0 m
Round Trip?
Walk in both directions?
105 km
1.100 m
1.100 m
221 m
0 m
You have the following accommodation options on the Arran Coastal Way
  • in a tent/tarp
  • in guesthouses/hotels along the way
Solitude on the Arran Coastal Way
Moderate contact with other people and only occasionally with settlements

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Arrival to the Arran Coastal Way

You will arrive via Glasgow International Airport.

You can get to Starting point via Bus / Zug / Fähre. Duration approx. 3 hours.

Departure from the Arran Coastal Way

Departure is via Glasgow International Airport.

You can get to the airport per Bus / Zug / Fähre. Takes about 3 hours.

Map and elevation profile of the Arran Coastal Way

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