There are 4 ways to get from Mallaig to Uig 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  •  4 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 Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) 52 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Idrigill Road End 57C / ...

$15 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William, Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Uig, Pier (Caledonian MacBrayne Office) 916 / ...

$37 - $52

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Uig 163.3 miles

$35 - $55

Drive, bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
  2. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Rha Bank 57C / ...

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Mallaig, Scotland and Uig, Highland, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Mallaig to Uig via Fort William, Bus Station in around 5 h 54 min.

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 Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Idrigill Road End
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Rha Bank
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Rha Bank
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Uig, Pier (Caledonian MacBrayne Office)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Uig, Rha Bank
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mallaig to Uig?

The distance between Mallaig and Uig is 73 km. The road distance is 261 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Mallaig to Uig is to ferry and line 52 bus and bus which costs £10 - £19 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Mallaig to Uig is to drive which takes 3 h 15 min and costs £24 - £40.

Is there a direct bus between Mallaig and Uig?

No, there is no direct bus from Mallaig to Uig. However, there are services departing from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Uig, Pier (Caledonian MacBrayne Office) via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Mallaig to Uig, including transfers.