Travelling to the Isle of Lewis


How to get to the cottage – Surf View, Tong.

Ferry Travel

Ferry MV. Loch Seaforth Caledonian MacBrayne runs a ferry service from Ullapool to Stornoway; alternatively there is a ferry from Uig on Skye to Tarbert, Isle of Harris: www.calmac.co.uk . Stornoway to the Cottage is approximately 5 miles, Tarbert Harris approximately 40 miles.

Air Travel

Stornoway Airport provides a key access point to Lewis and the Western Isles, with flights from Aberdeen, Inverness,

Edinburgh and Glasgow.  Stornoway Airport is 10 miles away: Flybe runs services between Stornoway and Glasgow, Edinburgh and Inverness, www.flybe.co.uk . Eastern Airways runs services between Stornoway and Aberdeen,

www.easternairways.co.uk .

Car Hire

There are several car hire options locally, or take a private guide to drive you:

Mackinnons Self Drive
Lewis Car Rental
Private Tour Guide – Tour Hebrides

Directions From Stornoway:

A.  Stornoway Airport B.  Stornoway Ferry Terminal

MV Loch Seaforth

The latest ferry to cross from Stornoway to Ullapool came into service in 2015

Ferry transport to Stornoway

Ferry transport to Stornoway