Travelling to the Isles of Scilly on Scillonian III is an experience unlike any other. From watching dolphins play in the Atlantic waters, to looking out for puffins and other birds with those trusty binoculars and that moment where you see the islands for the first time as you sail in… it is a trip that creates memories to treasure.

Another wonderful thing about travelling by Scillonian is that it offers a way to access the islands for the day that is great value. Our usual day trips give 4hr 30mins to explore, try some delicious food, and soak up the peaceful tranquillity of island life.

Dotted throughout the season are a selection of dates giving you even longer on the Isles of Scilly. Whether it be an early or double sailing day, these are opportunities to make even more of your time on the islands and explore at a slower pace with up to eight hours leisure time.


Longer Days on the Isles of Scilly


10 Apr 5 HR
02 May* 7 HR 45 MIN
04 May 5 HR 45 MIN
06 May* 7 HR 45 MIN – FULLY BOOKED
09 May 5 HR 30 MIN
25 May* 7 HR 45 MIN
01 Jun* 7 HR 45 MIN
03 Jun 5 HR 30 MIN
27 Jul* 7 HR 45 MIN
31 Jul 5 HR 30 MIN
07 Aug 5 HR 30 MIN
10 Aug* 7 HR 45 MIN
14 Aug 5 HR 30 MIN
17 Aug* 7 HR 45 MIN
21 Aug 5 HR 30 MIN
31 Aug* 7 HR 45 MIN
19 Sep 5 HR 45 MIN
20 SEP 5 HR
19 Oct 5 HR


*Double sailing days

Please note that these dates are popular and subject to availability. There was availability at the time of publishing, however some dates may now be fully booked. Booking early is advised.

For more information on Scillonian times, fares and availability – take a look at our handy travel calendar.


Day Trip Fares


With day return fares costing only £35, any of our sailing days offer a fabulous day out. Whether it be as an extension to your Cornish holiday or as a fun way to spend a Saturday, a voyage to the Isles of Scilly is trip unlike anything else. Making the most of these longer days, however, can help you to truly make it a day to cherish.

If you are local to Cornwall, why not make the most of our locals’ day trip offer? For just £25 you can see the Isles of Scilly for the day when you travel by Scillonian III and experience the tranquillity of island life for yourself. Read more about our locals’ offer and full terms and conditions.