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Here is some information and links on how to get to the Isle of Lewis and the location of Uig.


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By Ferry

Calmac Ferries
Ferries run daily throughout the year from Ullapool to Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis.

The journey is usually around 2hrs 30mins.

Tarbert - Uig ( Isle of Skye )

Caledonian MacBraynes run a car ferry service between Tarbert and Uig on Skye . It runs up to three times a day in the summer months and once a day in winter.

Latest check-in before departure for vehicles is 45 minutes and passengers is 30 minutes  (check to confirm)

Mainland Transport

National Express
City Link

By Air

Stornoway Airport is approximately four miles east of the town, it is the main airport for flights to the Western Isles. Flights to Stornoway (SYY)run direct from Inverness (INV), Glasgow (GLA) and Edinburgh (EDI). Eastern Airways  operate daily flights, Monday to Friday, to Stornoway from Aberdeen. Inter-island flights to Benbecula also fly from Stornoway. All four airports have excellent connections within the UK and internationally.

Approximate Flying times from:

Glasgow - Stornoway 50 mins
Edinburgh - Stornoway 1hr 05mins
Aberdeen - Stornoway 55 mins
Inverness - Stornoway 40 mins

British Airways
Highland Airways
Eastern Airways

Car Hire

Lewis Car Rentals
Stornoway Car Hire
Mackinnon Self Drive
Arnol Motors