Getting there

The Isle of Mull is easily reached by car, and there are excellent ferry and rail connections from ports on the Scottish mainland.
FERRY SERVICES
Oban – Craignure
The flagship ferry service to Mull is operated by Caledonian MacBrayne from Oban to Craignure.  There are scheduled bus and train connections with the ferry from Oban to Mull, so you can get to Mull by public transport smoothly.  The ferry crossing to Craignure takes approximately 45 minutes.  Timetables are available at www.calmac.co.uk.
Lochaline – Fishnish
From Morvern, a ferry service runs from Lochaline on the Scottish mainland.  The ferry is operated by Caledonian MacBrayne and the crossing takes approximately 15 minutes.  Timetables are available at www.calmac.co.uk
Kilchoan – Tobermory
A ferry service runs from Kilchoan on the Ardnamurchan peninsula to Tobermory.  The ferry is operated by Caledonian MacBrayne and the crossing takes approximately 35 minutes.  Timetables are available at www.calmac.co.uk.
Laga (Loch Sunart) – Tobermory – Drimnin
A ferry service runs from Laga on the shores of Loch Sunart, to Tobermory, and on to Drimnin.  This ferry is operated by Sound of Mull Transport Group Ltd, a voluntary community company, run with the assistance of Highland Council, Argyll & Bute Council and the Mull & Iona Community Trust.  The crossing from Laga to Tobermory takes approximately 50 minutes, and the crossing from Tobermory to Drimnin takes approximately 20 minutes.  Please check local travel information before you travel, as this is quite a restricted service.  Travel information is available at www.somtg.co.uk.
TRAIN CONNECTIONS
From Oban
Train services operated by First Scotrail run between Glasgow Queen Street and Oban, with connections to the ferry from Oban to Craignure.  There is even a special “Rail & Sail” ticket available to passengers wishing to combine train and ferry travel.  Timetables and travel information is available at www.scotrail.co.uk.
COACH CONNECTIONS
From Glasgow
Scottish Citylink operate coach services between Glasgow and Oban, with connections to the ferry from Oban to Craignure.  See http://www.citylink.co.uk for timetables and travel information.
From Fort William
Scottish Citylink have a direct coach service between Fort William and Oban, with connections to the ferry from Oban to Craignure.  See www.citylink.co.uk for timetables and travel information.
From Inverness
Scottish Citylink operate coach services connecting Inverness and Oban, with connections to the ferry from Oban to Craignure.  See www.citylink.co.ukfor timetables and travel information.
BY CAR
From Glasgow  108 miles (including ferry crossing)
Take the A82 out of Glasgow towards Crianlarich.  At Tyndrum, take the A85 all the way to Oban.  From there you can take the ferry crossing from Oban to Craignure.
From Fort William  42 miles (including 2 ferry crossings) / 55 miles (including 1 ferry crossing)
There are two routes from Fort William to Mull.
The first route involves taking the A82 south to Ardgour, and then take the Corran Ferry across Loch Linnhe to Strontian.  Then head for the A884, which should be followed to Lochaline.  From Lochaline you can take the ferry across to Fishnish on the Isle of Mull.
Alternatively, take the A82 south to the roundabout off the south end of the Ballachulish Bridge.  Then take the A828 to the Connel Bridge, and then the A85 to Oban.  From Oban you can take the ferry across to Craignure on the Isle of Mull.
From Inverness  107 miles (including 2 ferry crossings) / 120 miles (including 1 ferry crossing)
There are two routes from Inverness to Mull.
For the first route, take the A82 south to Fort William, and on to Ardgour.  Then take the Corran Ferry across Loch Linnhe to Strontian.  Head for the A884, which should be followed to Lochaline.  From Lochaline you can take the ferry across to Fishnish on the Isle of Mull.
For the alternative route, take the A82 south, past Fort William, to the roundabout off the south end of the Ballachulish ridge.  Then take the A828 to the Connel Bridge, and then the A85 to Oban.  From Oban you can take the ferry across to Craignure on the Isle of Mull.
From Edinburgh  134 miles
Take the M9 westbound to Stirling, then the A84 in the direction of Crianlarich, and then continue forward onto the A85.  Follow the A85 to Crianlarich, where you should follow the A82 north to Tyndrum.  At Tyndrum, take the A85 westbound to Oban, from where you can take the ferry across to Craignure on the Isle of Mull.
BY AIR
The nearest international airport to the Isle of Mull is Glasgow International Airport, which is 101 miles from Mull.  Inverness Airport is 117 miles from Mull, and Edinburgh Airport is 134 miles from Mull.  From Glasgow and Edinburgh there are air links throughout the UK and to European, Asian and US destinations; flights operate from Inverness to destinations in the UK, Germany and Spain. 
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