Travel & Accommodation 2018-02-14T10:56:09+00:00

Scheduled Flights Daily flights area available from numerous airports throughout the UK to Stornoway, via connections at the following Scottish airports: Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness. Flights are operated by the following airlines: British Airways www.ba.com Eastern Airways www.easternairways.com Flybe www.flybe.com Loganair www.loganair.co.uk Flight time is approx. 1 hour from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and 45 Minutes from Inverness.original

A ferry service is provided by operators Caledonian MacBrayne  – www.calmac.co.uk Sailings are from : Ullapool – Stornoway, Isle of Lewis Uig, Isle of Skye – Tarbert, Isle of Harris Sailings are twice daily throughout the winter time with extra daily sailings in the summer months. Please note that the ferries now sail 7 days a week and the journey time is approx 2½ hours from Ullapool and 1½ from Uig.

NB: A new pilot scheme, Road Equivalent Tariff has just come into affect, which has greatly reduced the ferry fare to the Island.

Accommodation can be arranged to suite your own preferences and budget. The Islands boast Traditional Sporting Lodges,Hotels, Guest Houses and Bed & Breakfast establishments all offering excellent comfort and Island Hospitality together with mouth-watering menus using local produce. A wide range of self-catering accommodation is also available ranging from self-contained holiday chalets, traditional croft houses, or even a Black House.