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

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Recommended option

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee, ferry  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Oban, Station Road 266
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal Cm11

Cheapest option

Bus Scottish Citylink, ferry  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road 976
  3. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$48 - $67

1 alternative option

Train, ferry  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh 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

$60 - $79

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull is to bus and ferry which costs £35 - £55 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull is to train and ferry which costs £45 - £65 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Island of Mull is 113 miles.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 6 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull, including transfers.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Island of Mull. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Island of Mull.
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  • Distance: 113 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

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

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Isle of Mull. However, you can take the bus to Halbeath, Park & Ride, take the walk to Halbeath, Kingdom Services, take the bus to Oban, Station Road, 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 Edinburgh to Isle of Mull via Glasgow Queen Street, Oban, Oban Ferry Terminal, and Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal in around 7 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $19
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 Halbeath, Kingdom Services to Oban, Station Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
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 to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators

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