Public Transport Directions
From the nearest information centre:- Kirkwall Tourist Information Centre-go out onto Junction Road. Turn right onto Wellington Street (A964 sign posted Orphir).Carry on this road for 8 miles.When in Orphir Village turn left at church,Little Bu is 1 mile on right.
Stromness Tourist Information Centre-Turn right onto the Ferry Road (A965).Go 2 miles, go over a small bridge,turn right (A964 sign posted Orphir and Houton).Go for 6 miles.Orphir Village turn right Little Bu 1 mile on right
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 Kirkwall Airport turn right & follow signs for Kirkwall. About 0.5 miles into Kirkwall, turn left onto Clayloan (just after grass square on left). At bottom of hill turn left onto Junction road, turn first right onto Wellington Street(signposted Orphir). Go for 8 miles. In Orphir village turn left at church. Little Bu 1 mile on right.
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 JOG to Burwick (May-Sept). From Stromness turn right onto the Ferry Road(A965).Go 2 miles,go over a small bridge,turn right(A964 sign posted Orphir and Houton).Go for 6 miles.In Orphir Village turn right Little Bu 1 mile on right.Kirkwall go 8 miles on A964,in Orphir village turn left & 1 mile on right is Little Bu