There are 2 ways to get from Isle of Islay to Glasgow by ferry, bus or plane

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

Ferry, bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Port Askaig Islay Ferry Terminal to Kennacraig Ferry Terminal Cm9
  2. Take the bus from Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal (Kennacraig Ferry Terminal) to Buchanan Bus Station 926

$33 - $49

1 alternative option

Fly  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Islay (ILY) to Glasgow (GLA) ILY - GLA

$73 - $203

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Isle of Islay to Glasgow is to ferry and bus which costs £25 - £40 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Isle of Islay to Glasgow is to fly which costs £55 - £160 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Isle of Islay and Glasgow is 78 miles.

It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Isle of Islay to Glasgow, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Isle of Islay, Scotland and Glasgow, Scotland?

Loganair flies from Isle of Islay to Glasgow twice daily.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Islay to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $340
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kennacraig, Ferry Terminal (Kennacraig Ferry Terminal) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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