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There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory by train, ferry or bus

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Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

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Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory by train, ferry and bus

The journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Tobermory is around 8h 42m and covers a distance of around 128 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 2m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h. Operated by First ScotRail Service, Caledonian MacBrayne and West Coast Motors, the Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory service departs from Glasgow Queen Street and arrives in Tobermory, Ledaig car park. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 40m
Layover time:
4h 2m
Total time:
8h 42m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h
Journey distance:
128 miles
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
£26
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:20
Last service departs at:
18:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory train, ferry and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory is to bus and ferry which costs £24 - £40 and takes 6h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory is to train and ferry which costs £26 - £70 and takes 6h 36m.

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The distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Tobermory is 88 miles.

The best way to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory without a car is to train and ferry which takes 6h 36m and costs £26 - £70.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory, including transfers.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Tobermory. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory.
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  • Distance: 87.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between Glasgow Queen Street, Scotland and Tobermory, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory. However, you can take the train to Oban, take the walk to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Craignure, Ferry Terminal, then take the line 95 bus to Tobermory, Ledaig car park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Glasgow Queen Street to Tobermory via Buchanan Bus Station, Oban, Station Road, Oban Ferry Terminal, Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal, and Craignure, Ferry Terminal in around 6h 43m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£20 - £60
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £29
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £60
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators

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