Isle of Skye

How to book ferries from Isle of Skye to Outer Hebrides

There are 2 ferry routes operating between Isle of Skye and Outer Hebrides offering you combined total of 23 sailings per week. Caledonian MacBrayne operates 2 routes, Uig to Lochmaddy runs 12 times per week & Uig to Tarbert (Harris) about 11 times weekly.

As the frequency and duration of crossings on some routes varies we would advise that you do a live search for crossings from Isle of Skye to Outer Hebrides to get the most up to date information.

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Ferries from Isle of Skye to Outer Hebrides

About Isle of Skye:

The Island of Skye is the largest and northernmost of the Scottish Inner Hebrides, widely regarded as one of Europe’s top island destinations.

A land of geological wonders and incredible biodiversity, Skye has everything you need for a spectacular outdoor adventure. The famed Cuillin mountain range attracts the hardiest of hikers from around the world, whilst the captivating Dunvegan Castle provides fun for all the family.

However, without a doubt, Skye’s biggest pull factor is its natural beauty. You’ll see vast, rolling moors and sparkly lochs, usually accompanied by red deer, Scottish wildcats and mountain hares.

Given the island’s location between the two, Skye is a good departure point for mainland Scotland and the Outer Hebrides. Regular crossings are provided from Skye’s ports in Armadale on the south coast and from Uig to the north.