Route Details



Oban (OBA) - Castlebay (CAS)

Cancelled for the remainder of today

Service updates

Friday 5th June 

Due to adverse weather this service has been cancelled on Friday 5th June.

Saturday 6th June

To support essential lifeline services, there will be a change to the sailing times of (the previously advised) additional sailing as follows:

Depart Castlebay 06:00 

Arrive Oban 10:45 

Depart Oban 12:00 

Arrive Castlebay 16:45

Transport of livestock on these sailings will be weather dependent. Please contact the relevant port 24 hours prior to sailing. 

Reason: weather conditions

Supplementary information

Last Updated: 05 Jun 2020 10:56

Essential Lifeline Timetable - Find out more here.

Scottish Government and Transport Scotland guidelines are in place. The advice is only to travel / use public transport if your journey is essential. Our capacity remains constrained. Please consider your need to travel so our service is available for those who need it most. Where your journey is essential, please follow updated advice on how to travel safely.

CalMac is currently running an essential services timetable across our network in response to the Covid19 pandemic. This timetable will now be extended until at least 30 June 2020.

While we work on establishing a new timetable with Transport Scotland, no future bookings will be available until at least 30 June 2020 when an updated timetable will be confirmed. Read our update in full.

All islands will receive a regular lifeline service ensuring essential goods and services are delivered. 

COVID-19 Update

Due to the Essential Lifeline Timetable currently in place, the opening hours for ports have changed. Please check the new opening hours here

As of Saturday 28th March we will no longer be accepting cash on our ferries and at ports in response to concerns around the COVID-19 pandemic. See here for more information 

We are operating a turn up and go service for essential travel only and in line with government advice have closed our onboard retail facilities at this time.