There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Bus Terminus (Campbeltown Bus Terminus) 926

$97 - $123

Cheapest option

Train, ferry  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Campbeltown Ferry Terminal

$88 - $113

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station 900
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Millknowe Road (85 Millknowe Road) 926

$91 - $121

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre 200.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Campbeltown (CAL) GLA - CAL

$114 - $217

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre is to train and fly which costs £85 - £170 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Mull of Kintyre is 112 miles. The road distance is 200.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Mull of Kintyre, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre via Buchanan Bus Station and Campbeltown, Millknowe Road (85 Millknowe Road) in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Campbeltown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $240
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
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Bus Terminus (Campbeltown Bus Terminus)
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street (west) (opp Boots) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Campbeltown, Millknowe Road (85 Millknowe Road)
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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