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Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

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Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

We are driving from Oban to Skye in mid-June. Is the Mallaig ferry likely to be full? I know we can make reservations now, but we would like to wait until we are in Oban to decide whether to take the ferry or drive around to the bridge. What are the chances of getting on the ferry without reservations?

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1. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

There is a third alternative which is the Glenelg ferry - much more scenic and exiting than the bridge.No reservations needed.

See www.skyeferry.co.uk

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2. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

The only people who can tell you for definite are Calmac, and they probably won't, unless to say it's full.

It would be a lottery leaving it to the last minute. You may get a space, but I wouldn't bet on it.

I'd agree with the Glenelg ferry.

Great scenery. Great acronym!

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3. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

Peter, it's not an acronym, it's a palindrome!

The Mallaig ferry does get booked up - it's best to book in advance if possible.

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4. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

Thank you. Very helpful.

We heard Skye was paradise, so I told my wife, when we arrive, "Madam, in Eden I'm Adam"

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Eve damned Eden. Mad Eve!

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doh! better keep taking the grammar pills....

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7. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

What's your wife's name? Anna?

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8. Re: Ferry from Mallaig to Armadale

Hanah

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