There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to Mallaig by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 919 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...

$48 - $72

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Fort William, Bus Station 242 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...

$54 - $74

Train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Crianlarich
  3. Take the train from Crianlarich to Mallaig

$86 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Mallaig 194.4 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Mallaig is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Mallaig is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Mallaig is 141 miles. The road distance is 194.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Aberdeen to Mallaig, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Mallaig. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Mallaig, Ferry Terminal via Dundee City Centre, Murraygate and Fort William Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdeen to Mallaig. However, there are services departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Mallaig via Glasgow Queen Street and Crianlarich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Mallaig, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Mallaig via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station, Dundee City Centre, Murraygate, Fort William, Bus Station, and Fort William Bus Station in around 7 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdeen to Mallaig via Glasgow Queen Street and Crianlarich in around 9 h 34 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
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 Crianlarich
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Crianlarich to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to Dundee, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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