There are 3 ways to get from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) by bus, taxi or car

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

Line 451 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 451 bus from Port Ellen, Charlotte Street (23 Charlotte Street) to Glenegedale, Islay Airport 450 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) 4.8 miles

$20 - $24

Drive  •  7 min

  1. Drive from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) 4.8 miles

$1 - $2

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Ellen, Charlotte Street (23 Charlotte Street) and arriving at Glenegedale, Islay Airport. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

More details

The distance between Port Ellen and Islay Airport (ILY) is 4 miles. The road distance is 4.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) without a car is to line 451 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

More details

The line 451 bus from Port Ellen, Charlotte Street (23 Charlotte Street) to Glenegedale, Islay Airport takes 11 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

More details

Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) bus services, operated by Islay Coaches, depart from Port Ellen, Charlotte Street (23 Charlotte Street) station.

More details

Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) bus services, operated by Islay Coaches, arrive at Glenegedale, Islay Airport station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) is 5 miles. It takes approximately 7 min to drive from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY).

Get driving directions

There are 19+ hotels available in Islay Airport (ILY). Prices start at $123 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Port Ellen, Scotland and Islay Airport (ILY), Scotland?

Islay Coaches operates a bus from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 11 min.

Bus operators
Islay Coaches
Phone
01496 840 273
Email
matthew@bmundell.co.uk
Website
bmundell.co.uk
Bus from Port Ellen, Charlotte Street (23 Charlotte Street) to Glenegedale, Islay Airport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bmundell.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Port Ellen to Islay Airport (ILY)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.