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Operator Contacts

British Airways

Telephone: 08444930787.

Codeshare agreement with Flybe/Loganair allowing multi-leg journeys involving a connecting BA flight to be booked directly with BA.


Telephone: 01856871515.

Provides on demand, door-to-door, accessible transport on the Orkney Mainland. Available to all Orkney residents and visitors upon joining Dial-A-Bus.

First ScotRail

Telephone: 08457484950.

Provides rail services across Scotland, with connecting services to ferries on journeys on the Far North Line to Thurso and the East Coast Main Line to Aberdeen.

John o’ Groats Ferry

Telephone: 01955611353.

Passenger only ferry service between John o’ Groats and Burwick (Orkney) between May and September with connecting bus services to Inverness and Kirkwall.

Kirkwall Airport Information Desk

Telephone: 01856886210.

Travel information and passenger assistance for flights to and from Orkney.


Telephone: 01856872494 or 03448002855.

Loganair provide air services across the Highlands and Islands. Flights between Kirkwall and Sumburgh, Inverness, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow are available.

Operator under contract to Orkney Islands Council of internal flights in Orkney to Eday, North Ronaldsay, Papa Westray, Sanday, Stronsay and Westray.

NorthLink Ferries

Telephone: 08456000449.

Operator of ferry services over the Pentland Firth between Stromness and Scrabster and between Aberdeen and Lerwick and Kirkwall (Hatston). Please note: NorthLink Ferries requires all passengers aged 16 years and over to be in possession of photographic ID at check-in.

Orkney Ferries

Telephone: 01856872044 (information/bookings) or 08000113648 (recorded service updates).

Operator of ferry services between the Orkney Mainland and 13 isles around Orkney.

Pentland Ferries

Telephone: 01856831226.

Operator of ferry services over the Pentland Firth between St Margaret’s Hope and Gills Bay.

Sanday Public Bus Service

Telephone: 07513084 777.

Operates on Sanday providing a connection with ferry arrivals and departures at Loth Pier.

Scottish CityLink

Telephone: 0871266333.

Stagecoach in Orkney

Telephone: 01856870555.

Operator of bus services on the Orkney Mainland. Stagecoach also operates bus routes to ferry terminals at Scrabster and Gill's Bay from Inverness, Easter Ross and Caithness.


Allan's (Sanday) - 01857600410.

Causeway Cars (St Margaret’s Hope) - 01856831444.

Clark (Hoy) - 01856791315.

Craigies (Kirkwall) - 01856878787.

Finstown Taxis (Finstown) - 07934839058.

Stromness Taxis - 01856850750.

Peace (Stronsay) - 01857616335.

Thomson (Hoy) - 01856791263.

Westraak (Westray) - 01857677777 or 07766073088.

Westray Public Bus Service

Telephone: 07789034289.

Operates on Westray providing a connection with ferry arrivals and departures at Rapness Pier.

Links to the above operator's websites are available from the 'Related Sites' section of this page.

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