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Northlink Ferries

The NorthLink fleet of magnificent ferries provides a very high standard of comfort and meet and exceed all the latest safety requirements.

Your sea voyage will be a safe, luxurious, and enjoyable experience. The frequency of the service and sailing times has been carefully prepared for your convenience to make travel to the northern isles more simple and enjoyable than ever before.

Their extensive timetable makes travelling to Orkney and Shetland more convenient than ever before. With Northlink you can choose from up to three sailings each day from Scrabster (near Thurso) to Stromness in Orkney and nightly sailings from Aberdeen to Lerwick in Shetland - with four of these sailings going via Orkney's capital, Kirkwall. The ferries have been designed and built to the highest standards in terms of both safety and comfort.

The a la carte and self service restaurants offer a wide range of menus featuring local produce. Each ferry also provides spacious lounge areas, bars, children's play areas and comfortable en-suite cabins. A modern cinema showing the latest releases is available on the longer routes.

All Northlink Ferries routes

Northlink Ferries Customer Reviews

  • "Trip to Orkney"

    A very pleasant trip to and from Orkney from Scrabster I have used this service a few times now and have been impressed by the quality of service.

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  • "Trip to orkney"

    Ferrys were on time, staff were very helpful, comfortable lounges, great seats, i thought great value for money, could have done with some luggage trolleys at scrabster long walk

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  • "Grazie!"

    Ottima organizzazione logistica, semplice e precisa gestione a terra, ottimi servizi a bordo, pulizia e disponibilità del personale super! Quindi il sentimento che prevale è: GRAZIE

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  • "Thanks a lot"

    The way between Scrabster and Stromness was untroubled, servises very professional and weather was frendly.

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