Getting Around Orkney

From the airport:

The airport is a few miles out of town but has bus links and taxis:

Airport bus: (No 4) Regular bus about every half an hour into town

You can get a taxi into town for c.£8-10 (Cragie’s Taxi’s 01856 878787; Bob’s 01856 876543; Orkney Taxis 01856 875511)

Integrated Travel Guide:

Orkney Islands Council publish a handy travel guide (bus, ferries, planes etc) which can be picked up from the Kirkwall Travel Centre / Tourist Information Centre on Junction Road.

Buses can be hailed from anywhere on the side of the road!

Download a PDF from here:

Orkney Ferries timetables (note dates of winter and summer timetables):

**Please note that there are summer and winter timetables/guides, please check which is current!**