Getting to Grimsay

Immediately after leaving the main island of North Uist (heading south) over the causeway to the island of Grimsay, take the first turning on the left in the direction of Kallin harbour. Baymore can be seen in the distance approximately one mile from the turn-off. An Taigh Fiodh Apartment can be seen on a hill.

Wildflowers North UistBy Air

There are daily flights from Glasgow and Barra to Benbecula airport, seven miles away. You can also fly to/from Inverness and Aberdeen via Stornoway.

Bookings can be made through FlyBe.

By Ferry

An Taigh Fiodh Apartment is located 16 miles from the ferry terminal at Lochmaddy, to which you can sail from Skye. See the Calmac website for sailing times. Alternatively, you could sail from Oban to Lochboisdale on South Uist, 34 miles away. .


A bus service runs through Baigh-Mor (Baymore). See the Council website (service W17 for travel throughout the Uists, and service W22 for travel on Grimsay) for details.

Scottish Citylink operate a service from Glasgow to Skye and Oban from where you can catch the ferry.


If you want to make the mainland part of your journey by train, you can travel to Oban or Kyle of Lochalsh from Glasgow. See Traveline Scotland or First Scotrail for help with planning your journey.


A taxi and minibus service operates from Baymore. Phone 07833 357241 to book.

Car hire

Cars can be hired from:
Westside Motors, Balivanich, 01870 602191
Ask Car Hire, Creagorry, 01870 602 818

Useful Links

Local Council Offices

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