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Destination(s) 🇬🇧 Hebrides, 🇬🇧 Scotland, 🇬🇧 United Kingdom
Sailings Up to 4 times per day
Distance 11 km, 7 miles
Duration 55 Mins.
Operated by
2p+Car+Return in our estimation £ 32

Those who want to go to the Isle of Lismore can board a ferry in Oban. This ferry can be booked online with Calmac. There are up to 4 sailings per day.

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Ferry to Lismore and Oban

The ferry to the Isle of Lismore departs from Oban. The duration of the Oban-Lismore crossing is around 55 minutes.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to departure for vehicles and passengers
  • Due to low tides, there may be adjustments to the itinerary
  • More information is available at Calmac's website

Route Map

The map shows the route of the Oban-Lismore 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 Oban and Lismore is currently operated by: CalMac Ferries.

How long does the Oban-Lismore crossing take?

The travel time of the Oban-Lismore ferry is around 55 minutes. Please arrive early at the harbour 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 Oban-Lismore ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry to Lismore (or the ferry from Lismore to Oban) 4 times per day. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Oban and Lismore ?

The distance between Oban and Lismore is approximately 7 miles or 11 km.