There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull by train, ferry or bus

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

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Island of Mull. However, you can take the train to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Craignure, Ferry Terminal (Tourist Centre), then take the line 496 bus to Ishriff, Road End (Ishriff). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Edinburgh to Island of Mull via Halbeath, Kingdom Services, Oban Ferry Terminal, and Craignure, Ferry Terminal (Tourist Centre) in around 8 h 9 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Oban
Avg. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Avg. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Edinburgh to Island of Mull?

The distance between Edinburgh and Island of Mull is 181 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull?

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull is to bus and ferry which costs £35 and takes 8 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull?

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull is to train and ferry which takes 7 h 3 min and costs £40.

How long does it take to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull?

It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull, including transfers.