• Loganair inter-isles flights in Orkney

Getting Around

Whether by bus, car, bike, ferry or plane - travelling around Orkney is very straightforward.

Travelling around Orkney is very straightforward.

Our roads are quiet and we have excellent bus and inter-island ferry services, along with an inter-island air service, ensuring all corners of the islands are accessible.

Several car hire firms and taxi companies operate in Orkney and many of our tour guides have their own vehicles too. You can also hire bicycles in Kirkwall and Stromness, if you prefer to get around under your own steam.

Win a Three-Night Break to Orkney

This unforgettable three-night experience for two adults will take you to the spectacular Orkney Islands where you’ll follow in the footsteps of mighty Viking rulers, learn about wartime heritage during two world wars, experience breathtaking natural landscapes, and explore the picturesque town of Stromness.