There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull by train, bus or ferry

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Recommended option

Train, bus, ferry  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Stirling
  2. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 266
  3. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$82 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Stirling, Bus Station M8 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 266
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$71 - $91

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  3. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$89 - $114

Bus, ferry via Buchanan Bus Station  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride M92
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Buchanan Bus Station X27 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 976 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$77 - $103

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull is to bus and ferry which costs £50 - £70 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull is to train and bus and ferry which costs £60 - £75 and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Island of Mull is 155 miles.

The best way to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 7 h 2 min and costs £60 - £75.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull, including transfers.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Island of Mull. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Island of Mull.
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  • Distance: 155 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Island of Mull, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Aberdeen to Isle of Mull. However, you can take the train to Stirling, take the walk to Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby), take the bus to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3), take the walk to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Isle of Mull. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Aberdeen to Isle of Mull via Broxden, Park and Ride, Stirling, Bus Station, Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby), Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3), Oban Ferry Terminal, and Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal in around 8 h 14 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Stirling
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
Train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators

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