There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Islay Airport (ILY) by plane, bus or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  40 min

  1. GLA - ILY

$60 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  7 h 14 min

  1. 926
  2. Cm9

$36 - $48

What companies run services between Glasgow Airport (GLA), Scotland and Islay Airport (ILY), Scotland?

Loganair flies from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Islay Airport (ILY) twice daily.

Flights from Glasgow to Islay
Ave. Duration
43 min
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
0871 266 33 33
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal (Kennacraig Ferry Terminal)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Islay Airport (ILY) is 115 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Islay Airport (ILY) is to bus and ferry which costs £26 - £40 and takes 7 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Islay Airport (ILY) is to fly which takes 40 min and costs £45 - £140.

It takes approximately 40 min to fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Islay (ILY), including transfers and time at the airport.