It is possible to reach Islay by air or ferry. Flybe has regular flights from Glasgow to Islay which take 45 minutes. Hebridean Air Service is able to fly from Oban. There are regular ferry services from Kennacraig to Port Ellen and Port Askaig. You can get the ferry from Kennacraig on Kintyre to Port Ellen or Port Askaig. It’s a good idea to make vehicle reservations. April, May and June are the driest months. January and October are the wettest months in London, with 50 inches of rain per year.
Are cars allowed on Islay?
I wouldn’t worry about hiring a car. It is easy to get used to the wrong side of the road on the island of Islay. You wouldn’t be able to get around many distilleries in a short visit if you used the bus service.
How much is the ferry to Isle of Islay?
The Sound of Islay has a ferry service between it and Jura. The crossing between Port Askaig and Feolin on Jura takes 10 minutes. A single trip costs £1.70 for foot passengersand £for cars.
How long is the ferry from Islay to Jura?
A small car ferry runs on behalf of Argyll & Bute Council to reach Jura. The journey from Port Askaig to Feolin takes 10 minutes. Call for more information. There are 14 ferries a day, but only half of thatnumber on a .
Is there a ferry from Oban to Islay?
5 times a week, the ferry from Oban Ferry Terminal to Port Askaig Islay Ferry Terminal is operated by Caledonian MacBrayne. The journey takes .
Are there bridges to Islay?
The home of the Lord of the Isles will be open to the public for the first time in 500 years after receiving a donation to build a bridge.
Is there a ferry from Islay to Skye?
The fastest way to get from Isle of Islay to Island of Skye is by ferry and buswhich takes .