Within an hour or two you could be HERE to experience the beauty and tranquillity of somewhere completely different….
The islands of Lewis and Harris are easily accessible by both ferry and airplane.
The 2hr 45 min crossing departs from Ullapool and arrives in Stornoway, Lewis. Breasclete is 18 miles from Stornoway.
The 1 hr 45 min crossing departs from Uig in Skye and arrives in Tarbert, Harris. Breasclete is 40 miles from Tarbert. www.calmac.co.uk
Ferry fares to and from the Outer Hebrides have been reduced by up to 40% by the introduction of RET (Road Equivalent Tariff) by the Scottish Government.
There are regular daily return flights to and from Stornoway to Glasgow (50 min flight duration), Inverness (35 mins) and Edinburgh (1 hr) operated by Flybe. There are also return flights (Mon – Fri) between Stornoway and Aberdeen (45mins) operated by Eastern Airways.
Direct flights from London Southend to Stornoway are available from May 2019 with Loganair. A flight duration of 2hr 40 mins ensures you can reach the Outer Hebrides from the Capital and South East in under 3 hours!