Fly to the Isles of Scilly from Newcastle via Newquay
Flights depart Newcastle on Saturday at 11:20am.
All flights departing at 11:20am arrive in Newquay at 12:50.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 Newcastle depart at 9.05am.
The first flight of the day leaves St Mary's at 8:55 am so you will have to spend Friday evening in Newquay. We recommend you book Skybus from St Mary's at 12:50pm on the Friday.
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Combine your journey to Scilly with a visit to Cornwall.
Book your outward journey from Newcastle on the Saturday and spend two nights in Newquay before booking Skybus on the Monday, departing Newquay at 1:50pm and arriving in St Mary’s at 2:20pm when your accommodation is guaranteed to be ready.
On the return leg enjoy an overnight stay in Newquay on the Friday night, flying from St Mary's 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.