Trains, Planes, Automobiles, Ferries and a few other things you may need to know about getting around Argyll.

Journey Planning



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Travel Tip: Motorists make sure you fill up with fuel when the opportunity arises. Some areas of Argyll do not have 24 hour petrol stations even in the summer time.

  • Traffic Scotland – Live traffic information from across Scotland.
  • Scottish Citylink –  Express coach services from Glasgow to Argyll.
  • The Green Welly Stop – not really in Argyll, but just over the border in Perthshire. Stop off here on the way to Glencoe for fuel, food and toilet break – multiple winner of the Loo of the Year Award.

Travel Tip: Many roads in Argyll are single track, have hidden dips and blind bends with very few overtaking opportunities. Allow extra time for your journey, look out for deer, foxes, squirrels and sheep and don’t take risks.



  • Oban & the Isles Airport – Regional Airport with regular flights to the Western Isles including Coll, Colonsay, Tiree and Islay.
  • Glasgow Airport – nearest international airport to Argyll.

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