About Ferries to Orkney Islands

With access to live sailings and the best fares on all ferry routes to Orkney Islands, at Direct Ferries you are sure to find the right ferry crossing at the lowest price.

We currently offer ferries to Orkney Islands on around 3 ferry routes with a choice of up to 28 sailings weekly.

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Orkney Islands
Orkney Islands
Ferries to Orkney Islands
Orkney Islands
Orkney Islands

About Orkney Islands:

The Islands of Orkney are a group of about 70 islands, around 20 of which are inhabited and are situated 10km from the north-east tip of the Scottish Mainland.
The largest island, known as 'the mainland’, is home to most of the island groups population but the main north islands of Shapinsay, Gairsay, Stronsay, Wyre, Rousay, Egilsay, Eday, Sanday, Westray, Papa Westray and North Ronaldsay and the south islands of Graemsay, Hoy, South Walls, Burray, Flotta and South Ronaldsay are also populated as well as a few other small islands that also have permanent or seasonal residents.
The islands of Orkney are mainly low lying—a gently rolling landscape of green fields, heather moorland heath and lochs (lakes).

Ferries to Orkney Islands from Scotland

4 Sailings Weekly
6 hour crossing
Northlink Ferries
3 Sailings Daily
1 hour 30 minute crossing
Northlink Ferries

Ferries to Orkney Islands from Shetland Islands

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