Air Travel

External Flights - up to 31 August 2017

External air services are operated by the independent carrier Loganair Ltd. under a franchise with Flybe.  Flights operate from Kirkwall Airport direct to and from Sumburgh in Shetland and Inverness, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh on the Scottish Mainland. Information on Flybe flights is available on the Flybe website in the 'Related Sites' section of this page or from your local travel agent.

External Flights - from 1 September 2017

External air services will be operated by Loganair with effect from 1 September 2017. Bookings can be made on Loganair website via the 'Related Sites' section of this page, via the call centre on 03448002855 or via your local travel agent. Call centre opening times are Monday to Friday 08:00-18:00, Saturday 08:00-12:00 and Sunday 15:00-18:00.

Air Discount Scheme

The Air Discount Scheme (ADS) aims to tackle the problem of high air fares for the remotest communities in the Highlands and Islands by providing a discount of 50% on the core air fare on eligible routes.

Please visit the Air Discount Scheme website in the 'Related Sites' section for details on eligibility and how to apply for this discount.

Related Sites

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535


Orkney Islands Council: BOREAS DOMUS MARE AMICUS