Orkney Ferries News

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Proposed Papa Westray and North Ronaldsay weekend sailings 18th & 19th Jan

17/1/2020 11:30

It is planned to sail to Papa Westray on Saturday and North Ronaldsay on Sunday as follows:

Saturday 18th January Papa Westray sailing

10:00 depart Kirkwall.

11:50 arrive Papa Westray.

12:15 depart Papa Westray.

13:55 arrive Kirkwall.

Sunday 19th January North Ronaldsay sailing

05:00 depart Kirkwall.

07:45 arrive North Ronaldsay.

08:30 depart North Ronaldsay.

11:15 arrive Kirkwall.

Graemsay and North Hoy MV Golden Mariana disruption 20th - 29th January 2020

17/1/2020 10:00

To facilitate exam timetables while Golden Mariana is on the route, the morning sailing times from Jan 20 29 are amended as follows:

07:30 depart Stromness.

08:00 depart Moaness.

08:20 depart Graemsay.

08:35 arrive Stromness.

Disruption to 13:15 sailing Houton/Lyness/Flotta/Houton Tuesday 21st January

15/1/2020 09:15

Due to operational reasons on Tuesday 21st January the scheduled 13:15 sailing Houton/Lyness/Flotta/Houton will now be routed to call at Flotta first, then Lyness so routeing is Houton/Flotta/Lyness/Houton.

Outer North Isles Refit Timetable 5th Jan 2020 - 7th March 2020

6/1/2020 07:00

We would just like to remind customers that the Outer North Isles services will be operating on the refit timetable from today.

The timetable can be viewed at:


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