There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Isle of Islay 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  •  2 h

  1. GLA - ILY

$65 - $188

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 54 min

  1. 926
  2. Cm9

$34 - $46

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

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

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Glasgow to Islay
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal (Kennacraig Ferry Terminal)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Isle of Islay is 113 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Isle of Islay is to bus and ferry which costs £25 - £35 and takes 6 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Isle of Islay is to fly which takes 2 h and costs £45 - £150.

It takes approximately 2 h to get from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Isle of Islay, including transfers.