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

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 / ...

$11 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Elgol 136.4 miles

$29 - $45

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 UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Armadale, Pier to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
A MacDonald
Website
onbus.info
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
onbus.info
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mallaig to Elgol?

The distance between Mallaig and Elgol is 23 km. The road distance is 218 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mallaig to Elgol?

The cheapest way to get from Mallaig to Elgol is to ferry and line 52 bus and bus which costs £7 - £12 and takes 3 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mallaig to Elgol?

The quickest way to get from Mallaig to Elgol is to drive which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £20 - £30.

How long does it take to get from Mallaig to Elgol?

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