The links below will take you to the main sources of information for public transport to and around Skye.
If you will be driving on the island, do read this. Distances and approximate times to reach Skye by road are here, and distances between places on the island are here.
"The preferred crossing for the discerning traveller..." Highly recommended. (summer only)
The local bus and coach services here are operated by Stagecoach. You can download a timetable for their Skye services from here.
Stagecoach also run an Open-top Bus Tour of the island throughout the summer, departing from Portree every day except Wednesdays. A good way of getting around to see some sights if you are without your own transport.
There are no towns or cities on Skye.The island's capital, Portree, is known as 'the village'. Elsewhere there are townships, communities or settlements.