Ferries to Shetland

A daily ferry service sails overnight between Lerwick and Aberdeen.

The ferry service is operated by Serco NorthLink and connects Shetland with Orkney and mainland UK. There are two vessels, which operate between Aberdeen and Lerwick, leaving in the early evening and arriving the following morning. The service also travels via Kirkwall in Orkney several times throughout the week. For information on timetables, bookings and other points of interest see the NorthLink Ferries website:

Discounted travel is available for Shetland residents and their nominated friends and family. Information can be found on the Northlink Ferries website.