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There are 7 ways to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island) by plane, train, bus, ferry or night train

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 from London City  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Stornoway (SYY) LCY - SYY

$184 - $2,505

Cheapest option

Night train, bus, ferry  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

$94 - $132

5 alternative options

Fly from London Heathrow  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stornoway (SYY) LHR - SYY

$167 - $1,837

Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Stornoway (SYY) LGW - SYY

$166 - $355

Train, bus, ferry  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

$108 - $158

Bus Megabus UK, ferry  •  19 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal

$95 - $157

Bus National Express, ferry  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow M11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Uig Pier 916 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert
  4. Take the bus from Tarbert, Car Park to Stornoway, Co-Op W10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island) is to night train and bus and ferry which costs £70 - £110 and takes 17 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island) is to fly which costs £140 - £2,000 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between London and Isle of Lewis (Island) is 533 miles.

The best way to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island) without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 13 h 59 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Stornoway Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe, British Airways and Loganair offer flights from London City Airport to Stornoway Airport.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Isle of Lewis (Island). Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs £3 - £4.

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Map of how to get from London to Isle of Lewis (Island).
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  • Distance: 532.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between London, England and Isle of Lewis (Island), Scotland?

Flybe, British Airways and two other airlines fly from London to Stornoway 4 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from London City to Stornoway via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from London City to Stornoway via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Inverness
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Stornoway via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Stornoway via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Stornoway via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to Stornoway via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Stornoway via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Stornoway via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Inverness
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$203
Sleeper Seat
$70 - $100
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Uig Pier
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Hebridean Minibus Servic
Phone
+44 1851 709886
Email
admin@hebco.co.uk
Website
hebrideancoaches.co.uk
Bus from Tarbert, Car Park to Stornoway, Co-Op
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
hebrideancoaches.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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