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.

Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  8 h 47 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 to Oban
  4. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$79 - $105

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Lochranza Arran Ferry Terminal to Claonaig Ferry Terminal Cm6
  2. Take the bus from Ardrishaig, Argyll Arms Hotel to Oban, Supermarkets (Tesco Superstore) 423 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

$54 - $77

1 alternative option

Ferry  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal Wav
  2. Take the ferry from Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal to Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal Wav
  3. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal

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 Queen Street, 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, Heritage Museum, Lochranza Pier, Lochranza Arran Ferry Terminal, Claonaig Ferry Terminal, Claonaig, Ferry Terminal, Tarbert, Bus Terminal (Health Centre), Ardrishaig, Argyll Arms Hotel, Oban, Supermarkets (Tesco Superstore), Oban Ferry Terminal, and Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal in around 9 h 30 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
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
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
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Ardrishaig, Argyll Arms Hotel to Oban, Supermarkets (Tesco Superstore)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Lochranza Arran Ferry Terminal to Claonaig Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal to Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Greenock Custom House Quay Ferry Terminal to Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull?

The distance between Isle of Arran (Island) and Island of Mull is 106 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull?

The cheapest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull is to ferry and bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 9 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull?

The quickest way to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull is to ferry and train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs £55 - £75.

How long does it take to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull?

It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Isle of Arran (Island) to Island of Mull, including transfers.