How to Get Here

The Island of Harris is easily accessible by both ferry and airplane. You can be transported from a busy city life to peace and tranquillity within hours.


“The Hebrides”-  1 hour 45 mins crossing.  Departs from Uig in Skye and arrives in Tarbert, Harris. Scarista is 15 miles from Tarbert.

“Loch Seaforth” – 2 hour 45 mins crossing.  Departs Ullapool and arrives in Stornoway. Scarista is 52 miles from Stornoway.

During Peak Season, from April – October, it is advisable to book your ferry as soon as you book your accommodation.


Regular flights to Stornoway from Glasgow (55 mins), Edinburgh (1 hour), Inverness (35 mins), Manchester (via Glasgow)- (2.5  hours) Scarista is just over an hour away from Stornoway Airport.

Car Hire

Car hire is readily available from the above arrival point in Stornoway- Car Hire Hebrides