Fly to the Isles of Scilly from Doncaster via Newquay
Flights depart Robin Hood on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 8:10am.
All flights departing at 8:10am arrive in Newquay at 09:20.The next Skybus flight departs Newquay at 1:50pm, arriving in St Mary’s at 2:20pm.
Upon arrival at St Mary's there will be transport waiting to take you to your accommodation. If you are travelling to another island the driver will drop you off at the quay to meet your boat.
Alternatively you can book a taxi privately. Details of taxis on St Mary's are in our Services listings.
When the driver drops you off it is advisable to book your return trip to the airport for your day of departure.
Return flights from Newquay to Robin Hood depart at 9.50am.
The first flight of the day leaves St Mary's at 8:55 am and lands in Newquay at 9:25am. Even if Flybe were to allow a late check in at Newquay it leaves little or no room for even the slightest delay so we recommend the stress-free option set out below.
The stress-free option
Make sure you have travel insurance.
Book your outward journey from Robin Hood and link with the Skybus departing Newquay at 1:50pm, arriving in St Mary’s at 2:20pm.
On the return leg enjoy an overnight stay in Newquay, flying from St Mary's the day before at 12:50pm. In the event of bad weather or poor visibility you may have an option to transfer to the boat, Scillonian III, which usually leaves St Mary's at 4.30pm and arrives in Penzance at 7:15pm - there are slight variations owing to tides. Transport between Newquay and Penzance can be arranged in advance to ensure you make your flight home the following day.