There are 2 ways to get from Mallaig to Elgol by ferry, bus or car

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Ferry, line 52 bus, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal to Armadale Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Armadale, Pier to Broadford, Post Office 52 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre 55 / ...

$14 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Elgol 136.4 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The distance between Mallaig and Elgol is 14 miles. The road distance is 136.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Mallaig to Elgol without a car is to ferry and line 52 bus and bus which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Mallaig to Elgol, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mallaig to Elgol is 136 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to drive from Mallaig to Elgol.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Elgol. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mallaig to Elgol.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Mallaig, Scotland and Elgol, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Mallaig to Elgol. However, you can take the ferry to Armadale Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Armadale, Pier, take the line 52 bus to Broadford, Post Office, then take the bus to Elgol, Community Centre. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Elgol.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Armadale, Pier to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
A MacDonald
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Ferry operators

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