Islay Transportation

  • Rental car giving easy access to Kildalton church
    Rental car giving easy access to...
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  • Loading the ferry at Port Ellen
    Loading the ferry at Port Ellen
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  • Casting off from Kennacraig on the Kintyre
    Casting off from Kennacraig on the...
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Most Viewed Transportation in Islay

  • 1. Cycling

    My original intent was to rent bicycle and use the local buses to see Islay. There are several places you can rent bicycles on Islay - the post office of Bowmore, the Playing Fields at Port Ellen and...

  • 2. Fly to Glenegedale airport

    The airport on Islay is operted by Highlands & Islands airports andy is called Glenegedale with international airport code ILY.It is between Port Ellen and...

  • 3. LOCAL BUS

    Local buses connect the villages together. Bus lines run from Portnahaven-Port Charlotte-Bowmore-Port Askaig-Port Ellen-Ardbeg. Service is fair during the week...


    Some people fly over to Islay - the airport dates to World War II when a squadron of Beaufighters was stationed here among others - but most come the old...

  • 5. Ferry Fun

    Use the ferries to get to the islands. You'll be glad you went out there. Caledonian MacBrayne ( CalMac) runs a great operation, with various sized ferries to...

  • 6. Everybody rides CalMac

    The ferry ride to Islay departs from Kennacraig 1-2 times a day. The trip takes a little over 2 hours.


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