Freight Ferries to Orkney
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Ferries from Scotland to Orkney
Gills Bay to St Margarets Hope Ferry3 crossings daily1 hr
The Orkney Islands is an archipelago located 16 kms (10 miles) off the coast in the north of Scotland. There are 20 inhabited islands, the largest being the Mainland. The principal town is Kirkwall.
Lifeline ferry services to the Orkney Islands are operated daily by Northlink Ferries between Scrabster and Stromness. In addition Northlink Ferries offer 4 sailings a week from Aberdeen to Orkney's capital Kirkwall and onwards to the Shetland Islands. There is also a service offered by Pentland Ferries from Gills Bay to St Margarets Hope.
You can use this page to view all freight ferry services to and from the Orkney Islands, find information on the ports, view timetables or get a competitive quote and book online.
Our team of friendly multi lingual staff are also on hand to offer you advice as to which route may be best for you, if you have any questions about our services please call us on + 44 (0)844 576 0060.