From Oban, take the A816 south following signs for Campbeltown. After about 9 miles take a right turn on to the B844, which is sign posted for Easdale.

About 4 miles further on you will cross Clachan Bridge, the famous 'Bridge Over the Atlantic', bringing you onto Seil Island.

Continue along the road to the village of Balvicar. At Balvicar follow the road around to the right at the junction with the road to Cuan. Continue on the road over the hill to the conservation village of Ellenabeich.

At the end of the village you will find parking signposted. The passenger ferry to Easdale can be summoned during operating hours by pushing the klaxon or light buttons in the ferry waiting shed on the pier.

The ferry crossing to Easdale Island only takes about three minutes, and the ferry runs according to the timetable available from operators Argyll & Bute Council.


Easdale Island Folk Museum is open daily from 1 April to Mid October

     11.00am - 4.00pm

Open during the winter by arrangement