Travel Information

Scotland is a small country and travelling around it is quite easy, as is getting here. We have provided a few links to help make your visit to Scotland a memorable one.

Rail Services
Ferry Services
Air Travel
Coach Travel
Car Hire
Maps & Route Planner


Rail Services

ScotRail ScotRail provide most of the train services within Scotland, and this useful site is an effective resource for travellers.

TheTrainline Train times, ticket booking, and seat reservations for mainland UK trains.

Virgin Trains Virgin serve the West Coast Main Line from London to Glasgow via Birmingham, as well as some trains from South West England to Edinburgh via Newcastle.

GNER GNER operate the East Coast Main Line from London via York and Newcastle to Edinburgh, and then on to Glasgow, Inverness, or Aberdeen.

Britain On Track...Britain With Britrail UK Rail passes, trip planning and point-to-point rail fares at a glance. Order tickets online or by fax.

Ferry Services

CalMac Scottish Island Ferries Caledonian MacBrayne run ferries throughout the islands of Scotland, and their extremely effective site is a useful resource for residents and visitors alike.

P&O Scottish Ferries P&O run services to Orkney and Shetland.

P&O Irish Sea Ferries Services across the Irish Sea, including those from South West Scotland.

Stena Line UK Another provider of Irish Sea Ferries.

Orkney Ferries Shore Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LG.

Air Travel

BAA Official site for BAA, owners of Edinburgh, Glasgow & Aberdeen airports.

British Airways British Airways provides a fairly extensive network of services within and beyond the Highlands and Islands.

Highland Airways Highland Airways is an Aviation Company with diverse operations in Scotland and has its HQ at Inverness Airport.


Easy Jet

Ryan Air

American Airlines

Continental Airlines

Delta Airlines

Singapore Airlines


Coaches National express coaches.

Car Hire

Alamo Rent-A-Car

AMK Self Drive

Avis Rent A Car


Kenning Car, Van, and Truck Rental

Maps & Route Planner

Shell Route Planner

Harvey Maps

Ordnance Survey

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