Fly to the Isles of Scilly from Glasgow via Newquay
Flights depart Glasgow at 2:25pm on Saturdays, arriving in Newquay at 4:05pm.
The next Skybus flight departs Newquay at 5:05pm, 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 Glasgow depart at 8:30pm on Saturdays. You can book the Skybus departing St Mary's at 6:05pm, arriving in Newquay at 6:35pm.
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Combine your trip to Scilly with a few days in Cornwall.
Book your outward journey from Glasgow on the Saturday and spend two nights in Newquay. Fly to Scilly with Skybus on the Monday, departing Newquay at 1:50pm, arriving in St Mary’s at 2:20pm where your accommodation will be ready and you.
On the return leg enjoy an overnight stay in Newquay, flying from St Mary's on Friday 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.