There are 3 ways to get from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban by bus, ferry or car

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 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Fort William, Bus Station 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Nevis Sport to Oban, Dolce Vita (Stafford Street junction) 918

$26 - $37

2 alternative options

Ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kyle of Lochalsh Ferry Terminal to Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal Wav

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban 118.7 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland and Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban via Fort William, Bus Station and Fort William, Nevis Sport in around 4 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Nevis Sport to Oban, Dolce Vita (Stafford Street junction)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Ferry operators
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Kyle of Lochalsh Ferry Terminal to Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kyle of Lochalsh and Oban is 97 km. The road distance is 190 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban is to bus which costs £19 - £28 and takes 4 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban is to drive which takes 2 h 30 min and costs £19 - £28.

No, there is no direct bus from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban. However, there are services departing from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway and arriving at Oban, Dolce Vita (Stafford Street junction) via Fort William, Nevis Sport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Kyle of Lochalsh Ferry Terminal and arriving at Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Kyle of Lochalsh to Oban, including transfers.