All Ferries

NorthLink Ferries

Car and passenger service from Scrabster and Aberdeen in the north of Scotland operates to Stromness or Kirkwall, Orkney and Lerwick, Shetland. There is also a service between Stromness and Lerwick and in the summer months, you can sail from Lerwick to Bergen, Norway, the Faroe Islands or Iceland in conjunction with Smyril Line. Day or overnight cabins, dining and entertainment are available when you aren't on deck bird watching or taking in the spectacular scenery.

Contact us  for sailing times during February 2011 due to changes resulting from planned maintenance.

Timetables for:

Scrabster / Stromness

Aberdeen - Kirkwall - Lerwick (northbound)

Lerwick - Kirkwall - Aberdeen (southbound)


Please review the Travel Connections page as there are helpful links to assist in your trip planning.

 
 
 
 

Scrabster / Stromness

Departs Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat Sat* Sun
Stromness 0630 0630 0630 0630 0630  - 0630 -
Scrabster 0845 0845 0845 0845 0845 - 0845 -
Stromness 1100 1100 1100 1100 1100 0900 1100 0900
Scrabster 1315 1315 1315 1315 1315 1200 1315 1200
Stromness 1645 1645 1645 1645 1645 1645 1645 1645
Scrabster 1900 1900 1900 1900 1900 1900 1900 1900

Crossing time: 90 minutes
* Peak season schedule Saturday 11th June - Saturday 13th August inclusive

 
Aberdeen - Kirkwall - Lerwick (northbound)
  Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Dep Aberdeen 1900 1700* 1900 1700 1900 1700 1700
Arr Kirkwall - 2300* - 2300 - 2300 2300
Dep Kirkwall - 2345* - 2345 - 2345 2345
Arr Lerwick (following day) 0730 0730 0730 0730 0730 0730 0730
* Departure Aberdeen 1900 from 1 Jan - 31 Mar & 1 Nov - 31 Dec
* No Kirkwall call from 1 Jan - 31 Mar & 1 Nov - 31 Dec

 
Lerwick - Kirkwall - Aberdeen (southbound)
  Mon Tues Weds Thurs Fri Sat Sun
Dep Lerwick 1730* 1900 1730 1900 1730 1900 1900
Arr Kirkwall 2300* - 2300 - 2300 - -
Dep Kirkwall 2345* - 2345 - 2345 - -
Arr Aberdeen (following day) 0700 0700 0700 0700 0700 0700 0700
* Departure Lerwick 1900 from 1 Jan - 31 Mar & 1 Nov - 31 Dec
* No Kirkwall call from 1 Jan - 31 Mar & 1 Nov - 31 Dec

 

 

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