There are 4 ways to get from Oban to Armadale, Skye by bus, ferry, train 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.

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Bus, ferry  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station 918
  2. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal to Armadale Ferry Terminal

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station 918
  2. Take the train from Fort William to Mallaig
  3. Take the ferry from Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal to Armadale Ferry Terminal

$26 - $34

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station 918
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Broadford, Post Office 915 / ...

$34 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Armadale, Skye 140.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Oban to Armadale, Skye is to bus and ferry which costs £16 - £24 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oban to Armadale, Skye is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Oban and Armadale, Skye is 48 miles. The road distance is 140.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Oban to Armadale, Skye, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oban to Armadale, Skye. However, there are services departing from Oban, North Pier Car Park and arriving at Armadale, Allt a-Tuath via Fort William, Bus Station and Broadford, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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The nearest airport to Armadale, Skye is Coll (COL) Airport which is 41.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Tiree (TRE) (53.7 miles), Inverness (INV) (76.7 miles), Stornoway (SYY) (81.5 miles) and Glasgow (GLA) (100.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Oban to Armadale, Skye.
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  • Distance: 47.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland and Armadale, Skye, Highland, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Oban to Armadale, Skye via Fort William, Bus Station, Broadford, Post Office, and Armadale, Allt a-Tuath in around 6 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Bus operators
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
National Express
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators

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