Travelling to Campbeltown from Glasgow and beyond, can be by car,
bus, boat or plane.
By car, it takes just under 3 hours to get to Campbeltown from the
centre of Glasgow.
Follow the A82 past Dumbarton and round beautiful Loch Lomond, the
up through the Rest and be Thankful enjoying breathtaking views
before heading onto Inveraray. Follow the road round Loch Fyne
through Lochgilphead and Ardrishaig before arriving at the lovely
village of Tarbert - the gateway to the Kintyre peninsula. With only
a short distance to go, relax and enjoy your drive down the stunning
west coast of Kintyre. On route, looking out over the Atlantic
Ocean, you will see the islands of Gigha, Cara, Jura and Islay and
if it is really clear the coast of Northern Ireland.
Alternatively, West Coast Motors and Scottish Citylink offer
a 3 times daily coach service from Glasgow - timetable available
from their website -
Plans are again underway to re-open the ferry route from Ballycastle
in Northern Ireland to Campbeltown but will now be 2007 at the
Kintyre Express now offer the first regular passenger service from
Troon to Campbeltown with two sailings per day every Monday,
Wednesday and Friday. Travel the 32 mile sea passage in style, speed
and comfort in approximately one hour! For more information please
visit the website -
information on Ferries, and timetables visit the Calmac website -
You can fly from
Glasgow Airport to Campbeltown Airport every week day. There are two
flights on each of these days. The flight time is only 25 minutes.
Telephone: 0845 773 3377 or visit