Your browser is no longer supported. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Back to top Navigate to the start


Though flying may offer breath-taking panoramic views over west Cornwall, the 2.5 hour ferry from Penzance  to the Isles of Scilly will provide a unique chance to see our incredible marine life up close, from seals and dolphins to the elusive whale. And, out of all of your options it is by far the most environmentally friendly with the least impact on our climate.

To book click here.


For our international visitors planning to fly into Cornwall, Newquay airport offers numerous routes across the UK and Europe. Flights can be booked via the airport’s website and public transport, taxis and car hire can be accessed once you land.

For those travelling to (and from) the Isles of Scilly, you can fly by plane from Land’s End Airport. The journey takes just 20 minutes to St. Mary’s. You’ll be flying in a 19-seater plane, where you’ll meet your pilot and watch them at work. To book click here.

There is also the option to fly by helicopter to the Isles of Scilly from Penzance. To Book click here.