There are 2 ways to get from Portree to Mallaig by bus, ferry or car

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Bus, line 52 bus, ferry  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Broadford, Post Office 52 / ...
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Broadford, Post Office to Armadale, Pier 52 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Armadale Ferry Terminal to Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal

$11 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Portree to Mallaig 147.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Portree to Mallaig is to bus and line 52 bus and ferry which costs £8 - £17 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portree to Mallaig is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Portree and Mallaig is 32 miles. The road distance is 147.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Portree to Mallaig, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Portree to Mallaig. However, you can take the bus to Broadford, Post Office, take the line 52 bus to Armadale, Pier, take the walk to Armadale Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mallaig.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Broadford, Post Office
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broadford, Post Office to Armadale, Pier
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators

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