Gills Bay
St Margaret's Hope
Ferry to Orkney Islands
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Ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope

There are usually 3 daily and 20 weekly sailings between Gills Bay and St Margaret's Hope. This ferry route is operated by Pentland Ferries. Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferries cost between £81 and £250, depending on ticket details. Prices exclude any service fees. Ferry timetables change seasonally use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferries.

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope Ferry Times

The earliest Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferry sailings typically depart Gills Bay at around 09:30. The last ferry usually departs at 18:45.

How long is the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope Ferry sail durations on this ferry route can take around 1h 15m. The fastest sailings are approximately 1h 15m. Sailing times can vary, durations often differ between ferry operators and can be impacted by weather conditions.

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope Ferry Operator Schedules

There are an average of 3 daily sailings and up to 20 weekly ferry sailings from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope. These sailings are provided by Pentland Ferries. Please keep in mind that ferry timetables often increase during the high season.

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope Ferry Prices

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferry prices typically range between £81* and £250*. The average price is typically £168*. The cheapest Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferry prices start from £20*. The average price for a foot passenger is £85*. The average price for a car is £177*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Prices exclude service fees.

How far is it from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

The distance between Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope is approximately 19.1 miles (30.8km) or 16.6 nautical miles.

Can I travel by car on the Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferry?

Yes, Pentland Ferries allow cars on board ferries between Gills Bay and St Margaret's Hope. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Gills Bay and St Margaret's Hope.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Pentland Ferries between Gills Bay and St Margaret's Hope.

Can I take my pet on the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Pets are allowed on ferries travelling from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope with Pentland Ferries. Please also note that your pet may have to stay in the vehicle during the journey unless the ferry operator supplies pet accommodation.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Scotland to Orkney Islands page.
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Gills Bay - St Margaret's Hope Route summary
Departure Country UK
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Pentland Ferries
Average Price £168*
Average Daily Sailings 3
Average Weekly Sailings 20
Average Sailing Duration 1h 15m
First Ferry 09:30
Last Ferry 18:45
Distance 16 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

The ferry crossing time from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope is approximately 1h 15m. Sailing durations may vary from season to season and by operator so we’d advise doing a live check.

How much is the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope ferry price can differ depending on the season. The average price of a ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope is £169. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

There is 1 ferry operator for Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope and this is
  • Pentland Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Book ferries from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope through our deal finder and check our offers page to view the latest ferry offers.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Yes, you can travel as a foot passenger from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope with
  • Pentland Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope with
  • Pentland Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope?

Yes, pets are permitted onboard the ferry. You may need a pet passport. Please read the ferry operators pet guidelines. Currently you can bring pets on ferries with
  • Pentland Ferries

How far is St Margaret's Hope from Gills Bay?

The distance between Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope is approximately 16 nautical Miles.

Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope Ferry Timetables

Ferry Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Pentland Ferries 09:30 10:45 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Pentland Ferries 13:30 14:45 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
Pentland Ferries 18:45 20:00 1 hour 15 minutes Everyday
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