Transportation

Ferry in Small Isles

CalMac

Operates the passenger-only ferry from Mallaig to Eigg, Muck, Rum and Canna. Bicycles are carried for free. You can also hop between the islands without returning to Mallaig, but the timetable is complicated and it …
Bicycle Rental in Inverness

Ticket to Ride

Hires out mountain bikes, hybrids and tandems; can be dropped off in Fort William. Will deliver bikes free to local hotels and B&Bs.
Car Rental in Inverness

Focus Vehicle Rental

The big boys charge from around £55 to £75 per day, but Focus has cheaper rates starting at £45 per day (including excess waiver).
Bus in Central Highlands

Scottish Citylink

Runs buses from Perth and Glasgow to Inverness and Fort William, and links Inverness to Fort William along the Great Glen.
Car Rental in Fort William

Easydrive Car Hire

Hires out small cars from £40/175 a day/week, including tax and unlimited mileage, but not Collision Damage Waiver (CDW).
Airport in Inverness

Inverness Airport

At Dalcross, east of the city, this airport has direct flights to several British and western European destinations.
Bicycle Rental in Pitlochry

Escape Route

Rents out bikes and provides advice on local trails; it's worth booking ahead at weekends.
Bicycle Hire in Fort William

Nevis Cycles

Hires everything from hybrid bikes to mountain bikes to full-suspension downhill racers.
Ferry in Ardnamurchan Peninsula

Corran Ferry

A five-minute crossing by car ferry from the Fort William–Glencoe road to Ardgour.
Bus in Pitlochry

Megabus

Offers discounted fares to Inverness, Perth, Edinburgh and Glasgow.