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Lismore is an island situated in Loch Linnhe
on the west coast of Scotland.

It is serviced by two ferries:
a car ferry from Oban, and
a passenger ferry from Port Appin.

Oban-Achnacroish car ferry

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This ferry operates between Oban and Achnacroish which is in the South end of the island.

This ferry service is operated by Caledonian MacBrayne. There is a limited number of car spaces on the ferry, it is therefore advisable to reserve your space in advance.

The journey time is approximately 1 hour.
(bicycles are carried free on this ferry).
Advice on transporting petrol is here
Advice on bringing a campervan is here


Port Appin-Point Passenger Ferry

This ferry operates between Port Appin and Point which is at the north end of the island.

This service is operated by Argyll & Bute Council.

The journey time is approximately 10 minutes.

Many visitors use this ferry for a day visit, either by foot or bicycle (bicycles are carried free on this ferry).

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Timetables, fares and contact numbers for both ferries are available from Caledonian MacBrayne's Web Site
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Please note that you cannot buy tickets online using this page. You will need to ring the phone number given.

To see a map showing the position of ships and ferries around Lismore (excluding the Port Appin - Point ferry),
click here

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