There are 2 ways to get from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist by ferry or bus

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Ferry  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal to Oban Ferry Terminal Cm11
  2. Take the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal 20A

$49 - $64

1 alternative option

Ferry, bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fishnish Ferry Terminal to Lochaline Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Lochaline, Pier to Fort William Bus Station 507
  3. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal to Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal 20A

$73 - $86

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tobermory and Isle of South Uist is 64 miles.

The best way to get from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist without a car is to ferry which takes 9 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to get from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist, including transfers.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Isle of South Uist. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist.
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  • Distance: 64.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 3 min

What companies run services between Tobermory, Scotland and Isle of South Uist, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist. However, you can take the line 95 bus to Craignure, Ferry Terminal (Tourist Centre), take the walk to Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Oban Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Isle of South Uist. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tobermory to Isle of South Uist via Fishnish, Ferry Terminal, Fishnish Ferry Terminal, Lochaline Ferry Terminal, Lochaline, Pier, Fort William Bus Station, Mallaig, Ferry Terminal, Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal, and Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal in around 10 h 33 min.

Bus operators
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Lochaline, Pier to Fort William Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Craignure Mull Ferry Terminal to Oban Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Fishnish Ferry Terminal to Lochaline Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal to Lochboisdale South Uist Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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