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Journey Details

Best price £ 179
Journey duration 28 h 16 min
Connections per day 31
First departure 06:55
Last departure 19:25
Distance 482.2 mi

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What's the best way to get from Cardiff to Stornoway? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Cardiff to Stornoway, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest plane tickets to get from Cardiff to Stornoway?

When you're traveling from Cardiff to Stornoway, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 331.60. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 179, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest plane tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as plane ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper plane tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Departure airports

Cardiff Wales

Destination airports


CO2 emissions for this route

Duration: 45 h
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
19:25 - 16:25
£ 179
Duration: 32 h 5 min
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
06:55 - 15:00
£ 190.13
Duration: 25 h 5 min
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
06:55 - 08:00
£ 190.13
Duration: 22 h 50 min
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
09:10 - 08:00
£ 190.13
Duration: 29 h 50 min
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
09:10 - 15:00
£ 190.13
Duration: 42 h 20 min
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
19:25 - 13:45
£ 194.17
Duration: 42 h
Cardiff Wales - Stornoway
19:25 - 13:25
£ 204.28

How long is the journey from Cardiff to Stornoway by plane?

The journey between Cardiff and Stornoway by plane usually takes 28 h 16 min to cover a distance of 482.2 mi. The shortest journey from Cardiff to Stornoway will take you 12 h 10 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Stornoway quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Cardiff to Stornoway?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Cardiff to Stornoway leaving at 06:55. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:25.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which airports can I use on the Cardiff to Stornoway route?

You will be able to leave Cardiff by using airports such as Cardiff Wales. These connect you to airports including Stornoway in Stornoway. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these airports will appear on the route, depending on the airline you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your airline follows, to see if it passes through an airport that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between airports either in Cardiff or in Stornoway, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Cardiff to Stornoway?

On average, there are 31 daily departures from Cardiff to Stornoway. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 31 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of departures from Cardiff which travel directly to Stornoway. There are 31 journeys with one change or more.


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