Maolbhuidhe Bed and Breakfast, Fionnphort, Isle of Mull

Oban to Craignure Ferry (Winter)

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) run a ferry from Oban to Craignure (Mull) which takes about 45 minutes each way. The ferry runs seven days a week, with up to six sailings a day in summer, but less often in winter.

The information below is provided as a guide only, and you should check with Caledonian MacBrayne for exact timings and bookings (reservations).
Tel: 0800 066 5000 / 01631 700506.

Booking for your car is advisable at all times, and essential in the peak season. You need to check in at Oban pier 30 minutes before sailing time.  Times & Distances on Mull

There is no booking for pedestrians and tickets can be bought on arrival at the pier. Pedestrians must board ten minutes before sailing time.

Winter Timetable

The Winter 2018-19 timetable has not yet been published.
The table below is based on the the previous winter's timetable

Sailings vary according to the day of the week.
Limited sailings at Christmas and New Year.

22 October 2018 - Late March 2019

click for summer timetable
Day Oban to Mull Mull to Oban Notes
Depart Arrive Depart Arrive
Mon 0645 0733 0800 0846  
1000 1046 1100 1146  
1400 1446 1500 1546  
1600 1646 1700 1746  
Tue,
Wed,
Thu,
&
Fri
0800 0846 0900 0946  
1000 1046 1100 1146  
1200 1246 1300 1346  
1400 1446 1500 1546  
1600 1646 1700 1746  
1800 1846 1900 1946 Tue & Fri only
2145 2231 - - Fri only
Sat - - 0645 0731  
0800 0846 0900 0946  
1000 1046 1100 1146  
1200 1246 1300 1346  
1600 1646 1700 1746  
2145 2231 - -  
Sun - - 0900 0946  
1000 1046 1100 1146  
1600 1646 1700 1746  
1800 1846 1900 1946  
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Notes:

Fares

Single and return fares are available.
Cars: Single £13.40, Return £ 26.80
Passenger (inc driver): Single £3.60, Return £7.20
(Fares shown are for Summer 2018)
See Calmac for further details

Other Car Ferries to and from Mull

There are also Calmac car ferries from Lochaline (Morvern) to Fishnish (Mull), and Kilchoan (Ardnamurchan) to Tobermory (Mull).
For Iona you take the ferry from Fionnphort (Mull).  Check with Caledonian MacBrayne for bookings and fare options.

Bus connections to Fionnphort

There is only a limited bus service in Winter. NO Sunday busses.

For further information see Buses on Mull

Road at Gribun rocks

© 2018 Tim Dawson

Sparrow-hawk with prey (rock dove)

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Kintra (former fishing village near Fionnphort)

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Maolbhuidhe 2009

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Gathering Storm (Maolbhuidhe)

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Lunga: Puffins pairing

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