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

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  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kilchenzie, Wellpark Cottages 926

$95 - $126

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  6 h 3 min

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

$60 - $75

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
  2. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Campbeltown Ferry Terminal Cm5a

$80 - $102

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre 154.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Campbeltown (CAL) GLA - CAL
  2. Take a taxi from Campbeltown to Mull of Kintyre

$104 - $209

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 5 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 Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
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 Campbeltown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Campbeltown to Mull of Kintyre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre?

The distance between Glasgow and Mull of Kintyre is 115 km. The road distance is 247 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 3 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre?

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre is to fly and taxi which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £70 - £150.

How long does it take to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre?

It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Glasgow to Mull of Kintyre, including transfers.