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There are 6 ways to get from Oban to Uig by bus, ferry, train or plane

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Bus, ferry via Inverness, Bus Station  •  12h 24m

  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 Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End W4

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  12h 31m

  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 Uig Pier 916 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert
  4. Take the bus from Tarbert, Car Park to Stornoway, Bus Station W10
  5. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End W4

Train, bus, ferry  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the train from Oban to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Aird Uig Rd End W4

Train to Glasgow, fly, bus  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Oban to Dalmuir
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Stornoway (SYY) GLA - SYY
  3. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End

Train to Edinburgh, fly, bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the train from Oban to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Stornoway (SYY) EDI - SYY
  3. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End

Bus, bus to Inverness, fly  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  3. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Stornoway (SYY) INV - SYY
  4. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End

Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Uig is 137 miles.

The best way to get from Oban to Uig without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 12h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 24m to get from Oban to Uig, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Stornoway Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Loganair offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Stornoway Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Uig. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oban to Uig.
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  • Distance: 136.6 miles
  • Duration: 12h 24m

What companies run services between Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland and Uig, Eilean Siar, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Oban to Uig. However, you can take the bus to Fort William, Bus Station, take the bus to Inverness, Bus Station, take the bus to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Ullapool Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Stornoway, Bus Station, then take the bus to Timsgarry, Road End. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oban to Uig via Fort William, Bus Station, Uig Pier, Uig Skye Ferry Terminal, Tarbert, Tarbert, Car Park, and Stornoway, Bus Station in around 12h 31m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Stornoway via Benbecula
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Inverness to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Oban to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $60
Train from Oban to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Oban to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
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
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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 Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Uig Pier
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Peter MacLennan
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
traveline.info
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Aird Uig Rd End
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
traveline.info
MacLennan Coaches
Phone
+44 1851 702114
Email
alda@maclennancoaches.co.uk
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Timsgarry, Road End
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
traveline.info
Hebridean Minibus Servic
Phone
+44 1851 709886
Email
admin@hebco.co.uk
Website
hebrideancoaches.co.uk
Bus from Tarbert, Car Park to Stornoway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
hebrideancoaches.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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