Route Details



Berneray (BER) - Leverburgh (LEV)

Be aware

Service updates

Friday 5th June

Due to forecast adverse weather, afternoon sailings will be liable to disruption or cancellation at short notice. This may affect the 1430 sailing from Berneray and 1540 sailing from Leverburgh.

Reason: weather conditions

Supplementary information

Last Updated: 05 Jun 2020 06:04

Please note that Saturday and Sunday sailings during the Essential Lifeline Timetable are by request only

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 Covid-19 situation the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) have agreed to temporarily relax its rules on passengers being able to stay in their vehicles during some ferry journeys.

This means that passengers can now stay in their cars when travelling from Berneray to Leverburgh on all sailings.

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 

Read the latest Press Release about essential travel here

Tidal / Daylight Hours Timetables 2020

Timetable changes will operate from April-October 2020.

Please see here for tidal information up from 8th April 2020 - 17th October 2020.