There are 4 ways to get from Isle of Islay to Londonderry 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 Islay to Donegal, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. ILY - CFN

$103 - $618

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus to Glasgow, fly to Derry  •  9 h 36 min

  1. GLA - LDY

$63 - $143

2 alternative options

Fly Islay to Belfast City  •  6 h 43 min

  1. ILY - BHD

$109 - $499

Fly Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 32 min

  1. ILY - BFS

$95 - $310

What companies run services between Isle of Islay, Scotland and Londonderry, Northern Ireland?

Loganair, Flybe and British Airways fly from Isle of Islay to Londonderry twice daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow, Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow, London Luton
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Islay to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Islay to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Islay to Belfast City via Glasgow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Islay to Donegal via Glasgow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Islay to Belfast City via Glasgow, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Islay to Donegal via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Derry
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Derry
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Bus operators
John McGinley
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
Mangan Tours
Phone
+353 749135460
Website
mangantours.ie
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mangantours.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Letterkenny, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite
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 Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
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 Isle of Islay and Londonderry is 111 km.

The cheapest way to get from Isle of Islay to Londonderry is to ferry and bus and fly which costs £45 - £110 and takes 9 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Isle of Islay to Londonderry is to fly which takes 6 h 43 min and costs £80 - £380.

It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from Isle of Islay to Londonderry, including transfers.