There are 4 ways to get from Portree to Elgol by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Broadford, Post Office 917 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre 55 / ...

$10 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel) 915 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel) to Elgol

$57 - $76

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portree to Elgol 40.1 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Portree to Elgol 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Portree to Elgol. However, there are services departing from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) and arriving at Elgol, Community Centre via Broadford, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Portree and Elgol is 19 miles. The road distance is 40.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Portree to Elgol without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Portree to Elgol, including transfers.

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Portree to Elgol bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) station.

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Portree to Elgol bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Elgol, Community Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portree to Elgol is 40 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Portree to Elgol.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Elgol. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portree to Elgol.
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  • Distance: 18.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Portree, Scotland and Elgol, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Portree to Elgol via Broadford, Post Office in around 2 h 20 min.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
A MacDonald
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Elgol, Community Centre
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Other operators
Taxi from Sligachan, Hotel (Sligachan Hotel) to Elgol
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Kyleakin Isle Of Skye Taxis
Phone
+44 1599 534452

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