There are 2 ways to get from Oban to Ullapool by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 16 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 Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$28 - $51

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Ullapool 156.2 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a bus from Oban to Ullapool via Fort William, Bus Station and Inverness, Bus Station in around 6 h 16 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
$8 - $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 Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Ullapool is 166 km. The road distance is 250 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oban to Ullapool is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Oban to Ullapool is to drive which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £25 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Oban to Ullapool. However, there are services departing from Oban, North Pier Car Park and arriving at Ullapool, Ferry Terminal via Fort William, Bus Station and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Oban to Ullapool, including transfers.