Travel to and around Orkney

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Travelling to Orkney is surprisingly easy and once you're there, you can explore all the enchanting islands have to offer by island hopping using the inter-island service.

  • A plane flying from North Ronaldsay to Kirkwall
    Flying from North Ronaldsay to Kirkwall
  • Cyclists Sands of Wright South Ronaldsay Orkney
    Cyclists, Sands of Wright, South Ronaldsay, Orkney
Hamnavoe leaving stromness

Getting here

Located just off the north coast of Scotland and accessible seven day a week, travelling to Orkney is surprisingly easy. This archipelago of around 70 islands is closer than you think.

A couple of cyclists pause to rest on a rocky beach near Easting, North Ronaldsay

Getting around

Don’t worry if you’ve decided to leave your car at home, there are plenty of options for getting around the islands of Orkney. You can travel around by land and sea, by air or with a local tour provider.