Travel Links



Northlink Ferries (Scrabster to Stromness car ferry) also sails to Aberdeen and Shetland   

Pentland Ferries  (Gill’s Bay to St Margaret’s Hope car ferry)

Orkney Islands Ferries (inter isles services)

JOG – Summer foot ferry  from John O’Groats to South Ronaldsay with bus link to Kirkwall  and Inverness


Air Travel

Flybe/Loganair  linking Kirkwall to major Scottish cities and Shetland
Please note that from late 2017, Loganair will operate separately from Flybe.

Loganair (inter isles air services)

Kirkwall Airport


Local Travel

StageCoach local bus services

Craigies Taxis

Cycle Orkney (cycle hire)

Private Tours and Bus Services on outer islands

There are many tour providers. We recommend that you consult the listings at   and