The Isle of Islay is situated off the Mull of Kintyre and can be reached by both ferry and air.

By Car/Sea - Approximately 2.5 hrs car journey from Glasgow along the shores of Loch Lomond, Loch Long and Loch Fyne. The ferry port of Kennacraig is five minutes from the village of Tarbert on the A83.

Kennacraig is also serviced by West Coast Motors buses which leave twice daily from Glasgow Buchanan Street Bus Station. Call Citylink for details: 08705 505050 or

There are two or three daily sailings to Islay, approx 2 hr sailing. Call Caledonian MacBrayne for more information. Kennacraig terminal - 01880730253 or

Access to the Isle of Jura is from Port Askaig on Islay. Daily sailings.

By Air - 30 minute plane journey from Glasgow airport. Twice daily flights, except Sunday. Call British Airways - 0845 7733377 or or visit for more info.

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