You can either take the ferry from Barra or use the causeway from South Uist. The journey takes 40 minutes. It’s a good idea to make vehicle reservations. You can get to South Uist by ferry. The crossing from Mallaig takes 3 hours 30 minutes. The crossing takes a long time. It’s a good idea to make vehicle reservations. There are flights. There are airports on the Isle of Lewis and the Isle of Barra. Flybe, Eastern Airways and HIA all operate from the airport. Flybe and HIA operate from Benbecula airport. The main route to the mainland is by CalMac ferry. The crossing takes a long time. The ferry from the island of Eriskay takes 40 minutes. It’s a good idea to make vehicle reservations.
Does Eriskay have a bridge?
The largest civil engineering project of its type in the United Kingdom was the causeway to Eriskay. The Western Isles are made up of many islands and there are fixedlinks between them.
How long does it take to drive around Lewis and Harris?
You can drive around south Harris’s circular road in around three hours, but it’s sure to take you longer, as you won’t resist frequent stops to take in the stunningland and seascapes.
Are Lewis and Harris the same island?
Lewis and Harris are the largest and most northerly of Scotland’s Outer Hebrides islands, lying 24 miles from the west coast of the Scottish mainland and separated from it by the Minch channel. The island is usually referred to as two separate islands.