By Air and Sea

There are regular air and sea links between Scilly and the mainland. From Penzance you have the choice of either the Scillonan III ferry, the helicopter or Skybus. Skybus operates scheduled flights by fixed wing aircraft from Land's End, Newquay, Exeter, Southampton and Bristol, with connections on to other UK airports. 

Generally there are no flights or sailings on a Sunday. For the Scillonian and Skybus Contact: The Isles of Scilly Travel Centre Telephone 0845 710 5555 Email :


By Rail and Road To Penzance and Land's End Airport:

There are regular trains serving Penzance which is the terminus of the South West mainline. Connections are available to Paddington and Waterloo in London, Plymouth, Exeter and Bristol in the South West, and connections to the Midlands and the North. Sleeper trains are available. If you're traveling by road, the M5 to Exeter and greatly improved roads through Devon and Cornwall, make it a relatively quick journey by coach or by car.

Travel from St Marys to St Martins:

A regular boat service operates between the islands serving passengers arriving by Air and Sea. Buses and taxis on St Marys transport air passengers from St Mary's Airport to the quay. St Martin Boat Services Contact: Voyager, Enterprise, Lightening (Terry Perkins) 01720 422814