There are 5 ways to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll by bus, ferry, train 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

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 976
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Coll Ferry Terminal Cm16

$41 - $56

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cessnock, Glasgow Science Centre North Quay to Coll Ferry Terminal Wav

$9 - $11

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Coll Ferry Terminal Cm16

$48 - $62

Fly Glasgow to Tiree, ferry  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Tiree (TRE) GLA - TRE
  2. Take the ferry from Tiree Ferry Terminal to Coll Ferry Terminal

$62 - $521

Train to Oban, fly to Coll  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
  2. Fly from Oban (OBN) to Coll (COL) OBN - COL

$65 - $250

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Isle of Coll, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Glasgow to Isle of Coll. However, you can take the bus to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3), take the walk to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Coll Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Isle of Coll. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Glasgow to Isle of Coll via Oban, Oban Ferry Terminal, and Coll Ferry Terminal in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Tiree
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Hebridean Air Services
Website
hebrideanair.co.uk
Flights from Oban to Coll
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
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 (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Coll Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Tiree Ferry Terminal to Coll Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Cessnock, Glasgow Science Centre North Quay to Coll Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Isle of Coll?

The distance between Glasgow and Isle of Coll is 166 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll is to ferry which costs £6 - £8 and takes 8 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll?

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll is to fly and ferry which takes 4 h 23 min and costs £40 - £380.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll?

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Glasgow to Isle of Coll, including transfers.