Carradale is located on the east side of the Kintyre peninsula in Argyll and is 25 miles south of Tarbert. 5 miles south of Tarbert turn left on to the B8001 road (signposted Skipness and Carradale) and then the B842. Follow this road for 20 miles to Carradale. Alternatively, a longer route is by taking the A83 to Campbeltown (38 miles) and on immediate entry to the town turn left at the B842 and follow this road for 16 miles to Carradale.
The Golf Course is located behind the Carradale Hotel in the centre of the village.
There is also a regular bus service to Campbeltown from Glasgow
A twice daily flight operates from Glasgow to Machrihanish.
Caledonian MacBrayne Ferry routes operate:
- from Cowal peninsula (Portavadie) to Tarbert
- from Ardrossan to Brodick (Isle of Arran) and then
- from Lochranza ( Arran ) to Claonaig (Kintyre- 15 miles north of Carradale) – summer timetable only from 25 March 2016 – 23 October 2016
- from Ardrossan- Campbeltown – summer timetable only from 28 April 2016 – 25 September 2016
Ferry timetables can be viewed on CALEDONIAN MACBRAYNE WEBSITE