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Jura Car Ferry

Scotland
+44 1496 840657
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Does what it says....

£26 for an open return for a car and two passengers. A wee bit cheaper if you are going and coming... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
francey75
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Short but sweet trip

The car ferry runs regularly in the summer months, but because only a few cars fit on the deck be... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Islander280
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Parksville, Canada
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

£26 for an open return for a car and two passengers. A wee bit cheaper if you are going and coming back on the same day. The boat operates by a timetable which you can check online. It’s first come, first serve so you may...More

Thank francey75
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

The car ferry runs regularly in the summer months, but because only a few cars fit on the deck be sure to check the schedules if you plan to go to the island. The trip from Port Askaig is quick and the staff is friendly...More

Thank Islander280
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We wanted to visit Jura Distillery as my wife had bought me an expensive rare Jura Malt for my 70th birthday. Although there is a timetable they seem to operate as soon as there are enough cars.. It cost £22.35 for a car and two...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

They only take a few cars, first come first served unless you are on a early / late. Pay onboard cash or cheque. Smooth & easy unless there is bad weather :)

Thank J_Traveller_C
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Excellent service and runs to time. Ferry staff all very helpful. What an excellent job they do for both visitors to the island and for the residents.

Thank ellekenny
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This ferry crosses a very short, but very unpredictable stretch of water between Islay and Jura, so is very weather dependent, but the crew ensure as many crossings as possible run, including evening sailings, which may be booked in advance. Cost is expensive for such...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Not a cheap crossing, £25 for a day return for a car plus 3 passengers, but the service is very reliable and staff are really helpful and friendly. A scenic crossing, even on a rough day (when it was a bit rock and roll!)

Thank LizM99
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Vey efficient well run ferry service to and fro from Jura. it can take 3 or more cars at a crossing which only takes five minutes.

Thank Robert W
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent ferry service and very frequent. Good value when you consider the beautiful place it is taking you to.

Thank Mark C
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We caught the tiny car ferry from Islay to Jura and were treated in meeting Kevin the boatman who I quickly found out was Ex-Senior Service - Royal Navy - so after pulling up a sandbag - had a wonderfully amusing blather with our joint...More

Thank Jeff C
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