There are 7 ways to get from Sheffield to Ullapool by train, plane, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Manchester, fly, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Inverness (INV) MAN - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal

$105 - $284

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Bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$61 - $87

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Train to Birmingham, fly, bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Inverness (INV) BHX - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal

$123 - $394

Train LNER, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$80 - $157

Train CrossCountry, bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$151 - $244

Night train, bus  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the night train from Doncaster to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...

$67 - $103

Drive  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Ullapool 466.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Ullapool. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Ullapool, Ferry Terminal via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 24 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Ullapool is 345 miles. The road distance is 466.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Ullapool without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Sheffield to Ullapool, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Ullapool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Sheffield to Ullapool bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Ullapool, Ferry Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Ullapool is 466 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to drive from Sheffield to Ullapool.

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Loganair offers flights from Manchester Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Ullapool. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Ullapool.
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  • Distance: 345.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Ullapool, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Sheffield to Ullapool via Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12), and Inverness, Bus Station in around 12 h 24 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Inverness
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$55 - $90
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Doncaster to Inverness
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$200
Sleeper Seat
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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
$18
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com

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