There are 8 ways to get from London to Ullapool by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly from London Heathrow, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Inverness (INV) LHR - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal

$125 - $421

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Bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Inverness, Scotland National Express
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$57 - $72

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Fly from London Gatwick, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Inverness (INV) LGW - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal

$64 - $219

Train to London Luton, fly, bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV) LTN - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal

$63 - $217

Train LNER, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$98 - $144

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$276 - $427

Night train, bus  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$84 - $118

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from London to Ullapool 617.4 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from London to Ullapool is to bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Ullapool is to fly and bus which costs £95 - £320 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Ullapool. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Ullapool, Ferry Terminal via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between London and Ullapool is 488 miles. The road distance is 617.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Ullapool without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 23 min and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from London to Ullapool, including transfers.

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London to Ullapool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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London to Ullapool bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ullapool, Ferry Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Ullapool is 617 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to drive from London to Ullapool.

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  • Distance: 487.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between London, England and Ullapool, Scotland?

You can take a bus from London to Ullapool via Inverness, Scotland and Inverness, Bus Station in around 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Inverness
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$205
Sleeper Seat
$70 - $100
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Inverness, Scotland
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com

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KLM, Loganair and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Ullapool. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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