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Are there restrictions on ferry travel at present?

Scotland has now moved beyond Level 0 of Scottish Government  coronavirus protection levels. There are currently no travel restrictions in place. 

There are important safety mitigations in place. We have set these out below - they include the wearing of face coverings, which are mandatory on public transport - unless exempt.

1. Don't travel if you feel unwell or self isolating 

2. Plan ahead and be prepared 

3. Wear a face covering unless exempt

4. Wash hands regularly 

5. Pay using contactless methods 

6. Follow guidance and listen to staff 

We appreciate your support in following these - they will help everyone exercise care and caution, while we work together to keep our crews, our customers and the islands we serve safe. 

A voluntary, Scottish Government scheme inviting all passengers to self-test for Covid-19 three days before travel to a Scottish island and on the day of travel is also in place. It's designed to reduce the risk of spread to island communities. Details are available from  - including information on how to order free test kits.

If you are travelling with us, it's important that you prepare and plan ahead. Our passenger capacity has increased - however, demand remains high and there are reservations already in our system, so we encourage our customers to book ahead, wherever possible.  

Read our FAQs for more information on travelling safely. 

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