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 cheapest way to get from Mallaig to South Uist is by ferry.
Is there a ferry from Skye to South Uist?
A ferry runs from Uig to Lochmaddy on North Uist. There is a vehicle ferry from the mainland to South Uist.
Can you drive between North and South Uist?
The road between the northern and southern ferry terminals of the Uists is paved with several causeways.
How long is the ferry from Skye to Uist?
The ferry runs from Uig to Lochmaddy. The journey is 1 hour and 45 minutes. You can take a ferry from Harris to Berneray. It’s a good idea to make vehicle reservations.
Can you fly to the Hebrides?
There are three airports in the Outer Hebrides. There are a lot of taxis and buses available to take you to your accommodations.
Can you fly to the Isle of Lewis?
There are flights. The airports are in the Isle of Lewis, Benbecula, and the Isle of Barra. Flybe, Eastern Airways and HIA all operate from the airport. Flybe and HIA operate from Benbecula airport.
Can I fly Benbecula?
Flybe is the only airline that offers flights to Benbecula. There are flights from Glasgow, Inverness and Stornoway. There is a regular bus service from the airport to a number of destinations on Benbecula as well as a few places on North and South Uist.
Can you stay on North Uist?
Machair Cottage is located on the Isle of North Uist and is close to one of the most beautiful beaches in the Hebrides. Corncrake cottage is close to a bird reserve and white sandy beaches. Linen towels and heating are included in the price.