Colonsay Ferry

Colonsay ferry port in Isle of Colonsay is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Oban, Port Askaig & Kennacraig available. With a selection of up to 5 Sailings Weekly, the port of Colonsay connects Isle of Colonsay with Scotland & Islay.

Sailing durations range from 1 hour 10 minutes on the Port Askaig service to 3 hours 35 minutes on the Kennacraig service.

Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Colonsay fare search.


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Colonsay Ferry Services

  • Caledonian MacBrayne
    • 2 Sailings Weekly 2 hr 30 min
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  • Caledonian MacBrayne
    • 2 Sailings Weekly 1 hr 10 min
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  • Caledonian MacBrayne
    • 1 Sailing Weekly 3 hr 35 min
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Colonsay Ferry Port

The port of Colonsay can be found in Scalasaig, the island’s main settlement on the east coast.

The ferry terminal currently provides crossings to Oban on the Scottish mainland and to Port Askaig on the Isle of Islay to the south.

Free parking is available next to the ferry terminal for about half a dozen cars and there is a newsagent a short walk away. Inside the terminal building, you’ll find a large seated waiting area and toilet facilities.

Scalasaig is home to the island’s only post office, microbrewery, café and hotel, so there’s plenty to see and do during your visit.

How To Get To Colonsay Ferry Port

  • Colonsay Ferry Port Address

    Scalasaig, Isle of Colonsay, PA61 7YW

  • Colonsay Accommodation

    If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Colonsay Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Colonsay Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!