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There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Stornoway by bus, ferry or plane

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Bus, ferry  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bus Station Stance 3 to Ferry Terminal 961 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal Cm25

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Bus, ferry via Marks and Spencer  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Marks and Spencer to Ferry Terminal 61
  2. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal Cm25

Fly  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Stornoway (SYY) INV - SYY

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Stornoway is to bus and ferry which costs £22 - £30 and takes 4h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Inverness to Stornoway is to fly which takes 3h 54m and costs £80 - £200.

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The distance between Inverness and Stornoway is 95 miles.

The best way to get from Inverness to Stornoway without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4h 50m and costs £22 - £30.

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It takes approximately 4h 50m to get from Inverness to Stornoway, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Inverness Airport to Stornoway Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Inverness Airport to Stornoway Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Stornoway. Prices start at £60 per night.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 48 min and costs £4 - £7.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Stornoway.
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  • Distance: 94.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 50m

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Stornoway, Scotland?

Loganair flies from Inverness to Stornoway once daily.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £190
Bus operators
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bus Station to Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
D + E Coaches
Bus from Marks and Spencer to Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
D + E Coaches
Ferry operators

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