Getting There

Getting There

Driving... Ullapool is 57 miles North West of Inverness. The road is well signposted all the way. To check road conditions call the Highland roadline on 0900 3401 363.

Please click here for a map...

Why not car share to Loopallu this year?? More info can be found by clicking here -

Inverness airport is becoming a busy little place with numerous flights daily from London, plus Dublin, Liverpool, Belfast, Bristol, Leeds, Manchester, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Orkney and Shetland. The main carriers are Easyjet, BA, BMI, Ryanair.

Train... The closest rail station is at Garve, but you're probably easier jumping off at Inverness, then catching the bus or hiring a car. Visit the Scotrail website for more info.

Bus... Visit the City Link website for more info and to book bus tickets.

Hiring car... all the major chains have offices in Inverness,
but why not give one of the local guys a try first:

Focus Vehicle Hire - 01463 709517
Jacks Car Hire Ltd - 01463 236572


Those who've been rave about it.... it's a small event, but the line up overshadows that of many mainstream festivals.


Always one of the most fun and friendly festivals, Loopallu punches above it's weight


They’re selling the family silver – even granny is at risk of being put up for auction as fans try and outbid each other for tickets for Loopallu.

The Press and Journal

The only music event anywhere in the world to feature both Franz Ferdinand and the Ullapool Pipe Band.

The Guardian

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