There are 6 ways to get from Stornoway to Barra (Island) by bus, ferry, car 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

Bus, ferry, drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Stornoway, Church Street to Leverburgh, Ferry Terminal W10
  2. Take the ferry from Leverburgh Harris Ferry Terminal to Berneray Ferry Terminal
  3. Drive from Berneray Ferry Terminal to Eriskay Ferry Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from Eriskay Ferry Terminal to Ardveenish, Aird Mhor Barra Ferry Terminal

$43 - $57

5 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Stornoway, Church Street to Leverburgh, Ferry Terminal W10
  2. Take the ferry from Leverburgh Harris Ferry Terminal to Berneray Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Berneray, Ferry Terminal to Balivanich, Airport Road W16
  4. Take the bus from Balivanich, Airport Road to Eriskay, Ferry Terminal W17
  5. Take the ferry from Eriskay Ferry Terminal to Ardveenish, Aird Mhor Barra Ferry Terminal

$77 - $87

Bus, ferry via Tarbert, Car Park  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stornoway, Church Street to Tarbert, Car Park W10
  2. Take the ferry from Tarbert (Harris) Ferry Terminal to Lochmaddy North Uist Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Balivanich, Airport Road to Eriskay, Ferry Terminal W17
  4. Take the ferry from Eriskay Ferry Terminal to Ardveenish, Aird Mhor Barra Ferry Terminal

$67 - $77

Fly to Barra  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Stornoway (SYY) to Barra (BRR) SYY - BRR

$141 - $925

Fly to Benbecula, bus, ferry  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Stornoway (SYY) to Benbecula (BEB) SYY - BEB
  2. Take the bus from Daliburgh, Junction to Eriskay, Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Eriskay Ferry Terminal to Ardveenish, Aird Mhor Barra Ferry Terminal

$107 - $749

Fly to Tiree, ferry  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Stornoway (SYY) to Tiree (TRE) SYY - TRE
  2. Take the ferry from Tiree Ferry Terminal to Castlebay Barra Ferry Terminal

$69 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stornoway to Barra (Island) is to bus and ferry and drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stornoway to Barra (Island) is to fly which costs £100 - £750 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Stornoway and Barra (Island) is 96 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Stornoway to Barra (Island), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Stornoway, Scotland and Barra (Island), Scotland?

Loganair flies from Stornoway to Barra once daily.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Stornoway to Barra via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Stornoway to Benbecula
Ave. Duration
32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Stornoway to Tiree via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Bus operators
Hebridean Transport
Phone
+44 1851 709886
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Stornoway, Church Street to Leverburgh, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Stornoway, Church Street to Tarbert, Car Park
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Grenitote Travel
Phone
01876 560 244
Email
mike@grenitotetravel.co.uk
Website
grenitotetravel.co.uk
Bus from Berneray, Ferry Terminal to Balivanich, Airport Road
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
grenitotetravel.co.uk
D A Travel
Phone
01878 700357
Email
info@datravel.co.uk
Website
datravel.co.uk
Bus from Balivanich, Airport Road to Eriskay, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
datravel.co.uk
Bus from Daliburgh, Junction to Eriskay, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
datravel.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne
Phone
+44 (0)1475 650 397
Email
enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Website
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Leverburgh Harris Ferry Terminal to Berneray Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Eriskay Ferry Terminal to Ardveenish, Aird Mhor Barra Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Tarbert (Harris) Ferry Terminal to Lochmaddy North Uist Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk
Ferry from Tiree Ferry Terminal to Castlebay Barra Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
calmac.co.uk

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