Local area information

The Western Isles are well connected and within easy reach by plane and ferry from the Scottish Mainland.

There are flights to Stornoway seven days a week from all the main Scottish airports and to Barra and Benbecula from Glasgow. Visit www.flybe.com or www.easternairways.com

Ferries operate to the islands all year round and can take vehicles.  Visit www.calmac.co.uk for further information.

A guide to the bus routes and timetables throughout the islands can be found on Comhairle nan Eilean Sìar website.

You can also find lots more information on the Outer Hebrides website.  Check out the "See and do" page for an idea of just some of the activities available locally.

Coll Beach, Isle of Lewis