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I'm a foot passenger, do I need to make a reservation?


To help us manage demand effectively, we strongly advise all foot passengers on our bookable routes make a reservation prior to travel.

If you are travelling on any of the following routes, you can purchase your foot passenger tickets online. 

  • ARRAN: Ardrossan - Brodick 

  • ISLAY: Kennacraig - Port Ellen/Port Askaig  

  • ISLAY: Oban - Port Askaig   

  • COLONSAY: Oban - Colonsay  

  • COLONSAY: Kennacraig (via Islay) - Colonsay

  • MULL: Oban - Craignure

  • COLL: Oban - Coll 

  • TIREE: Oban - Tiree 

  • SKYE: Mallaig - Armadale

  • BARRA: Oban - Castlebay 

  • ERISKAY: Barra - Eriskay

  • SOUTH UIST: Mallaig - Lochboisdale (Oban - Lochboisdale Winter Only)

  • NORTH UIST: Uig - Lochmaddy 

  • HARRIS: Uig - Tarbert

  • HARRIS: Berneray - Leverburgh

  • LEWIS: Ullapool - Stornoway 

  • LISMORE: Oban - Lismore 

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If you require a foot passenger booking and the sailing is shown as "Not Available", please call our   Customer Contact Centre to check availability.

Reservations for foot passengers on the following route can be made by calling our our Mallaig office 01687 310240 (option 2) or if the Mallaig Office is not available 0800 066 5000 and we will pass on your request to the Mallaig office.

  • MALLAIG - SMALL ISLES: Mallaig - Canna, Muck, Eigg, Rum 

Before you travel, you'll find your latest check in time on your confirmation email or our timetables. Passenger and vehicle check in times vary and can be between 5 minutes and 60 minutes before the advertised departure time. Please make sure you allow sufficient time to purchase or collect your tickets before the stated check in time. 

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