Western Isles Cruises Ltd

Knoydart Ferry | One Hour Wild life Cruises | Rib Adventures

Mallaig is a small fishing village at the end of the A830 traveling from Fort William.

There is a regular train and bus service from Fort William as well as the Jacobite Steam train that runs twice a day in the summer months. All bus and rail time tables are in the travel links.

There is plenty of free parking, shops, swimming pool, restaurants and a new Marina.

You will find the Western Isles Ticket office on the old pier just off the high street.

The trip to Inverie takes about 30-45 minutes depending on which boat you catch.

The first and last boats of the day tend to be the faster boats taking about 30 minutes.

The MV Western Isles is a traditional wooden passenger vessel with toilets and a bar on board. This a very special vessel that you can walk all round and fully enjoy the breath-taking scenery up the Loch. It does take a bit longer but well worthwhile.

Please arrive 15 minutes before sailing time. If you have a large amount of luggage and freight then please allow 30 minutes to allow enough time for us to load the boat.

All boats have toilets and drinks available on board.

All sailing are weather dependent so please check web site for any disruptions.

A full refund will be made if your sailing is cancelled.

We do not normally charge for luggage but we may apply a small charge if there is an unusually large amount of freight.

Children under 5 years old travel free as do Dogs of all shapes and sizes.

If you need to cancel your sailing please call or email the office 24 hours before your sailing time.


Western Isles Cruises Ltd - Knoydart Ferry | 1 Hour Wild life Cruises | Rib Adventures


Scheduled sailings are running as normal

**The Highland Council have informed us that West Bay Car Park will be undergoing essential maintenance in the next few weeks and will be closed for approximately 2 days. This work will be weather permitting, however please allow additional time for parking if you're travelling with us as East Bay Car Park will be the only other Council Car Park available**

When booking online if you find you are having any difficulties or believe a sailing you wish to book is full then please don't hesitate to call our office on 01687 462233 and we are happy to help you.