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There are 3 ways to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull by ferry, train or bus

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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Ferry, train via Dalmuir  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal Cm5
  2. Take the train from Ardrossan Harbour to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Dalmuir to Oban
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$74 - $97

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Ferry, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal Cm5
  2. Take the train from Ardrossan Harbour to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Oban
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$76 - $99

Ferry, bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal Cm5
  2. Take the bus from Saltcoats Station to Buchanan Bus Station X36 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road 976
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull is to ferry and train which costs £55 - £75 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull is to ferry and train which costs £55 - £75 and takes 9 h 1 min.

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The distance between Isle of Arran (Island) and Island of Mull is 66 miles.

The best way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull without a car is to ferry and train which takes 9 h 1 min and costs £55 - £75.

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull, including transfers.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Island of Mull. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull.
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  • Distance: 65.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Isle of Arran (Island), Scotland and Island of Mull, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Isle of Arran to Isle of Mull. However, you can take the taxi to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Ardrossan Harbour, take the train to Glasgow Central, take the walk to Glasgow Central Low Level, take the train to Dalmuir, take the train to Oban, take the walk to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Isle of Mull. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Isle of Arran to Isle of Mull via Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal, Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, Ardrossan Harbour, Glasgow Central, Glasgow, Central Station, Glasgow, Martha Street, Glasgow Queen Street Low Level, Oban, Oban Ferry Terminal, and Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal in around 9 h 2 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Ardrossan Harbour to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Dalmuir to Oban
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $30
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Saltcoats Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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