There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre by train, car, bus 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.

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Train, drive  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  3. Drive from Girvan to Mull of Kintyre

$71 - $143

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilchenzie, Wellpark Cottages 926

$102 - $139

Bus  •  6 h 57 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

Train, fly  •  3 h 59 min

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

$114 - $223

Questions & Answers

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

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Campbeltown Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Campbeltown Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Mull of Kintyre. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Mull of Kintyre.
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  • Distance: 111.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

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 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Campbeltown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilchenzie, Wellpark Cottages
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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