Public Transport Directions
From the nearest information centre:- From Kirkwall T.I.C. go out on to Junction Road. Follow signs for St Margarets Hope, Garleton is on the waterfront. From Stromness T.I.C. go right on to Ferry Road and follow signs for Kirkwall, then St Margarets Hope, Garleton is on the waterfront.
Getting there by railway:- Scotrail from all Scottish departures to either Thurso or Wick or Aberdeen.
Getting there by aeroplane:- British Airways (UK) either from Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Wick or Sumburgh (Shetland) to Kirkwall (Orkney). From airport 12 miles.
Getting there by ferry:- NorthLink Ferries from Aberdeen or Lerwick to Kirkwall. NorthLink Ferries from Scrabster to Stromness. Pentland Ferries from Gills Bay to St Margaret's Hope. John o' Groats ferries from John o' Groats to Burwick (May - September). From Burwick 7 miles