Welcome to Orkney Ferries

Our 9 dedicated Inter-Island ferries operate between Orkney's mainland and thirteen beautiful island destinations. If travelling by car, we advise you make vehicle reservations. You can view our up-to-date Online Timetables or Published Timetables. Foot passengers can travel on all ferries and can puchase tickets onboard. Keep track of our ferries' speed and direction.

Kirkwall to North Ronaldsay Sailing - Friday 19th April

18/4/2019 14:35

The North Ronaldsay sailing will depart Kirkwall at 9am on Friday 19th April. Passengers travelling from North Ronaldsay to Kirkwall should be available for boarding as soon as the vessel arrives.

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Possible disruptions to Rousay, Egilsay and Wyre sailings on Thursday 18th April and Friday 19th April.

17/4/2019 16:05

For Thursday 18th April and Friday 19th April, due to predicted low tide heights and forecasted wind conditions, the following sailings of Shapinsay will be under review.

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MV Graemsay Refit 2019

2/4/2019 15:30

The annual refit of the MV Graemsay is expected to commence on the 7th of April and is to last approximately 2 weeks. The service over this period to Graemsay and Hoy will be operated by MV Golden Mariana. As a result, cargo will be limited to small parcels.

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Rousay Peedie Lap - Saturday 8 June 2019

16/4/2019 16:00

Sailings in connection with the above event are availble on the link below.

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Flotta 10K - Sunday 19 May 2019

16/4/2019 15:20

Sailings in connection with the above event are availble on the link below.

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Westray

Westray

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"What's the finest bird in any flock? Have you heard of a Westray Aak?"

Papa Westray

Papa Westray

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"Though you look for a month of Sundays. You'll find naught like Papa Westray dundies."

North Ronaldsay

North Ronaldsay

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"All stand to the side and reveal. From far North Ronaldsay a seal."

Eday

Eday

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"At catching fish I am so speedy. A big black scarfie from Eday."

Rousay

Rousay

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"You can say what you like, I don't care. For I'm a beautiful Rousay mare."

Egilsay

Egilsay

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"When Feeling low or down in the dumps. Just bake some Egilsay burstin lumps."

Wyre

Wyre

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"I can always set the world on fire. Because I'm the greatest, a whelk from Wyre."

Shapinsay

Shapinsay

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"Do not listen to that crusty creep. But hark to the voice of the Shapinsay sheep."

Graemsay

Graemsay

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"There's not quite such a wondrous thing as a beautiful young Graemsay gosling."

Flotta

Flotta

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"If you want something with real good looks. You can't go wrong with Flotta fleuks."

Stronsay

Stronsay

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"If you want something to stick all day. Get yourself a limpet from fair Stronsay."

Sanday

Sanday

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"I like my porridge fine and dandy. For I'm a gruellie belkie from Sanday."

Hoy

Hoy

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"To take the head off all their big talk Just pay attension to the wise HOY hawk"