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Isle Of Islay
PA44 7PQ

Tel: 01496 810 544


Getting Here

By Car

From Glasgow, drive to Kennacraig which is approximately two and half hours. Take the A82 up Loch Lomond , turning onto the A83 at Tarbet. Follow the signs for Inveraray and Lochgilphead then Tarbert. The ferry terminal of Kennacraig is five miles from Tarbert following the signs for Campbeltown. Please note the ferry terminal is simply a terminal there is no town or village so look for the signs!

By Bus:

There is a daily bus service from Glasgow Buchanan Street Bus Station by West Coast Motors which connect with the ferry in both directions. For times contact the Travel Centre at Buchanan Street Bus Station +44 (0) 141 332 7133 or

By Ferry

Caledonian Macbrayne operate the two hour fifteen minute crossing twice daily from Kennacraig depending on the time of year. The morning sailing into Islay will arrive at Port Ellen in the South of the Island and the afternoon will sail to Port Askaig in the North of the Island. For more information contact Caledonian Macbrayne on

Gourock +44 (0) 1475 650100
Kennacraig: +44 (0) 1880 730253
Port Ellen: +44 (0) 1496 302209

For a copy of their current timetable
Tel: 01880 730253

By Air:

British Airways Express run a 35 minute scheduled service, Monday - Saturday from Glasgow Airport to Islay, in the morning and afternoon. This is the quickest way and can provide spectacular views of the islands and Kintyre. This service is operated by Loganair. For information on schedules, contact British Airways Express at +44 (0)141 887 1111 or Islay Airport +44 (0)1496 302022. The timetable is also available online as well as booking -

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