Airlines at Stornoway Airport (SYY)

Stornoway Airport (SYY) is located on the Isle of Lewis and destinations are limited to cities in Scotland. Connections currently are to Scottish mainland cities: Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Inverness. Seasonally, there are also inter-island hops available such as to Barra and Benbecula. There are currently no long-haul flights from this airport.

Stornoway, Outer Hebrides
Highlands and Islands Airports Limited
Time Zone
058°12'56"N 006°19'52"W
Eastern Airways
+44 17652 680600
+44 871 700 0535
Highland Airways
+44 845 450 2245

The main airline at Stornoway Airport is Eastern Airways. Eastern Airways offers daily flights to Aberdeen (except Saturday and Sunday), with onward connections to regional airports in Britain, including Bristol, Durham Tees Valley, East Midlands, Humberside, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool, Newcastle, Norwich, Southampton and Wick.

Other airlines operating from Stornoway Airport are: Flybe (operated by Loganair) and Highland Airways. Flybe operates direct flights to three Scottish mainland destinations: Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Flybe is one of the fastest growing regional European airlines and one of the only low-cost airlines offering a business class.

Highland Airways offers flights to Inverness and inter-island route to Benbecula. These flights are available Monday through Friday, with no service over the weekends. Please note that the Benbecula to Inverness flight flies via Stornoway.

The airlines that operate from Stornoway are listed below:

Helicopter charters are also a great to explore the isles. Such charters are possible from Stornoway Airport. This is operated by Bristows Helicopters (tel: +44 1851 705577).


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