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  Port Ellen
Isle of Islay

Terminal Owned By: Caledonian MacBrayne

 Terminal Facilities:
Relatively small vehicle marshalling area adjacent to the linkspan / separate wagon marshalling area / adjustable linkspan is the main ferry berth but there is also a second berth which comprises a concrete ramp / passenger gangway is suitable for ferries at either berth / terminal office with ticket counters, toilets and waiting room is located near linkspan
Regular Vessels: Current Routes Served from Port Ellen:
Hebridean Isles (Weekly Summer Only)
Isle of Arran (Summer Only & Relief)
Kennacraig - Port Ellen


Looking over at Port Ellen terminal from the edge of the bay



Second ferry berth at Port Ellen


Port Ellen pier from the ferry


A quick shot of the terminal building


Port Ellen seen from Isle of Arran's stern deck

Directions to Port Ellen: As one of only two ways off the island, Port Ellen is well signposted from all over the island. There is a good road linking the town with Port Askaig, Bowmore and other main towns on the island. The terminal at Port Ellen is located just near the fish pier and is accessed by taking the turning at the Islay Hotel (currently boarded up)
Photos By: Ships of CalMac


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