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Destination(s) šŸ‡¬šŸ‡§ Hebrides, šŸ‡¬šŸ‡§ Scotland, šŸ‡¬šŸ‡§ United Kingdom
Duration 36 minutes
Operated by CalMac Ferries
Sailings Up to 7 times per day
Distance 5 Miles, 8 km
2p+Car+Return in our estimation Ā£ 16

The Isle of Mull can be reached via several ferries. From the north you can take the Kilchoan-Tobermory ferry operated by CalMac.

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Ferry to Tobermory and Kilchoan

This route between Tovermory and Kilchoan is operated as a turn up and go service. Tickets can be purchased on the day of travel.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to departure for vehicles and passengers.
  • A winter timetable and a summer timetable apply on this route.

Route Map

The map shows the route of the Kilchoan-Tobermory ferry.

Tickets and Booking

Ferry tickets on this route can be booked through Caledonian Macbrayne Ferries. When the ferries depart and what the routes are, very much depends on the season and the crowds. In quieter periods the ferries sometimes make a stopover. The exact itineraries can be found on the CalMac website. Summer timetables will come into effect after March 30th.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Kilchoan and Tobermory is currently operated by: CalMac Ferries.

How long does the Kilchoan-Tobermory crossing take?

The travel time of the Kilchoan-Tobermory ferry is around: 36 minutes. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Kilchoan-Tobermory ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Kilchoan to Tobermory (or the ferry from Tobermory to Kilchoan) Up to 7 Times p/day. Depending on the season, the amount of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Kilchoan and Tobermory?

The distance between Kilchoan and Tobermory is approximately 5 miles or 8 km.