Travel directions to Tiree and Tiree Scarinish Hotel
Getting to us is a lot easier than you might think - by a variety of lovely journeys no matter what way you choose. We suggest you contact the local Ring and Ride service on 01879 220 419 to book the shared taxi/bus service prior to your arrival. Tiree is a deceptive island as it is quite big so a hire car on at least one of your days can be useful to see the more far flung places and it provides shelter!
Below, you'll find an interactive Google Map that will allow you to plan and get your route no matter where you're tavelling from.
By road / boat
If you are coming from the north take the A82 to Fort William then join the A85 to Oban. If you are coming from the south - from Glasgow take the A82 to Tyndrum, then the A85 all the way to Oban- from Edinburgh take the M8 to junction 29 , follow the signs for Erskine Bridge, go over the bridge then follow the A82 and A85 as above.
Once in Oban - the ferry terminal is easily found and you will enjoy a delightful sail to Tiree. For details of ferry times and costs go to www.calmac.co.uk
There are regular flights from Glasgow airport, more regular in summer than in winter. And remember those airmiles! The 40 minute journey is the equivalent of 450 air miles + taxes. For details of flights the operator is Flybe. www.flybe.com
Hebridean Airways also operate out of Oban. Please contact www.hebrideanairways for further information.
By rail / boat
Trains run regularly from Glasgow Queen Street Station to Oban, right to the ferry terminal. From there join the ferry - for details of ferry times and costs go to www.calmac.co.uk.
The train journey from Glasgow is stunning -known as the West highland Line it is regarded as one of the world’s most beautiful train journeys.