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Jura Car Ferry

Scotland
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Blink and you'll miss it

Only way to get to Jura with your car but a very friendly crew for this short hop from Islay. Was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frank M
via mobile
Fun crew, brief crossing but exciting!

The rip currents around the sound of Jura mean that even though this is a short crossing, it is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DawnSkelton
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only way to get to Jura with your car but a very friendly crew for this short hop from Islay. Was impressed on way back from Jura that they just kept sailing to get all cars and trucks over rather than strictly run to timetable....More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rip currents around the sound of Jura mean that even though this is a short crossing, it is fun! The ferryman has to fight the currents to get across! If you have a large lorry on board too it is even more fun as...More

Thank DawnSkelton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It costs £30 same day return fare for car and 4 adults for a 5 minute journey so a bit pricey but Jura is well worth a visit if you are staying on Islay and the ferry is easily accessible

1  Thank renshawgang2017
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Drive on and off in no time at all, we did not book and just drove and off very little waiting as the ferry is very quick and when we went the car was very useful as it was quite a rainy day so not...More

Thank pauline3711
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Easy loading and efficient transport across to Islay and return. Absolutely no fuss or problems with courteous staff.

Thank normalguy2016
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We rolled off the CalMac ferry and straight onto the Jura ferry. Fares taken onboard and it takes 5 minutes. Just be there on time for the return as it runs very sharp

2  Thank KennyG57
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Short crossing, expensive per mile! but with friendly staff and will make multiple trips if too many are waiting as size is limited.

Thank David T
Reviewed 27 February 2017

great lad a pleasure to travel with, quick and convenient crossing return fare cheaper than one way but can go as a passenger only if needed

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Shortest ever ferry ride, 5 minutes, goes out in all weathers it seems. We spoke to a ferryman who told us times, costs, etc. and we just turned up and paid on board. It only takes a few cars but it runs every hour.

Thank Scotpiper
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Did not have any issues in our travels to Jura. The schedule is easy to find online ( take a screenshot with your cell phone since cell coverage is spotty at best on Jura)

1  Thank C S
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