How to get from Oban to Portree

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. 918
  2. 915 / ...

$33 - $47

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Wav
  2. 917 / ...

$9 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 152.9 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Portree is 119 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oban to Portree is to ferry and bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 10 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Oban to Portree is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs £24 - £35.

No, there is no direct bus from Oban to Portree. However, there are services departing from Oban, North Pier Car Park and arriving at Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Oban to Portree, including transfers.

What companies run services between Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland and Portree, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Oban to Portree via Fort William, Bus Station in around 5 h 28 min.

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 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Paddle Steamer Waverley
Phone
+44 845 130 4647
Email
info@waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Website
waverleyexcursions.co.uk
Ferry from Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal to Kyle of Lochalsh Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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