Ferries to Orkney Islands
Ferries from 1 Route and 2 Ports
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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Ferries to Orkney Islands

Ferries to Orkney Islands are provided by Pentland Ferries.

Orkney Islands Ferry Times

Ferries to Orkney Islands sail around 3 times a day and up to 20 times a week. Ferry timetables can vary by season. Use our deal finder for the latest ferry information and tickets.

Orkney Islands Ferry Ports

There is only 1 ferry port in Orkney Islands and this is St Margaret's Hope.

Ferries from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope

Gills Bay St Margaret's Hope ferries sail approximately 4 times a day and up to 28 times a week, with a crossing time of 1 hour 15 minutes.

Can you take a car ferry to Orkney Islands?

There is a car ferry to Orkney Islands. Pentland Ferries offer car ferries to Orkney Islands. A car ferry may not be available on all routes, we recommend viewing our Deal Finder for the latest car ferry information and pricing.

Orkney Islands Ferry Prices and Offers

Ferry prices for ferries to Orkney Islands can vary by route, operator and season. We recommend booking in advance to get the best ferry deals and availability.

Book ferry tickets to Orkney Islands

Booking ferries to Orkney Islands is easy. Book online and manage your trip with Direct Ferries. Use our Deal Finder to compare tickets and book the best option for you.

Most popular questions

  • Which ferries travel to Orkney Islands?

    Ferries to Orkney Islands:
    • Gills Bay
  • What are the ferry ports in Orkney Islands?

    Orkney Islands Ferry Ports:
    • St Margaret's Hope
  • Can you take pets on the ferry to Orkney Islands?

    Yes, you can bring pets on the ferries to Orkney Islands. The ferry operators that allow you to travel with pets are
    • Pentland Ferries

Routes and Ports in Orkney Islands

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