The nearest airport is just outside Stornoway (Stornoway airport website), approximately an hour’s drive from Croft Cottage. Loganair offer direct flights to Stornoway from London, Southend, Manchester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness, as well as connecting flights from many other European and British airports.
Caledonian MacBrayne run a number of vehicle ferry routes both between the Western Isles and to the Scottish mainland. You can choose to travel to Ullapool and take the ferry to Stornoway, or go over the Skye bridge to get to Uig, Skye, and take the ferry to Tarbert.
There are several car hire companies based in Stornoway. Lewis Car Rental and Carhire Hebrides can both deliver cars to the airport or to the ferry terminal in Stornoway. MacKinnon Self Drive has a wide range of cars available for hire with local delivery, and can supply a car at the airport through Stornoway Car Hire.