Welcome to Tiree Airport
The most westerly island of the Inner Hebrides
Tiree airport is situated on the island of Tiree within the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland. The airport is located on the south east coast of the island, which regularly records the highest annual levels of sunshine in the UK. The islands coastal waters are also famed as a top location for wind surfing events.
History of Tiree Airport
Tiree airport is located at the heart of the island Tiree. The first flight into Tiree took place in 1935 and the first scheduled flights to and from Renfrew began just a year later.
During World War II, the site was developed for use by the military and several RAF squadrons used it as their base. Civilian flights recommenced in 1947. These were operated by British European Airways until 1974 when the airline merged with BOAC to form British Airways Scottish.
Since 1975, Loganair have operated all scheduled flights from Tiree. The airport is owned and operated by Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd.
More Tourist Information
For the latest tourist information, what is on and places to visit and accommodation please visit our Visitors Section within Tiree airport. Or via the local community website atwww.isleoftiree.com, or from VisitScotland at www.visitscotland.com