19 St Catherine's Place

Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland

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The Islands, The City, The Place

 

Getting Here:

Fly:

Your Holiday home is less than 4 miles from Kirkwall Airport, which connects to Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness Sumburgh & Bergen.    Car hire is available at the airport, taxis can be booked in advance or a scheduled bus service departs every 30 minutes Monday - Saturday.  

Airport to Kirkwall Timetable

Ferry:

There are three ferry terminals connecting Orkney to the Scottish mainland; Hatston from Aberdeen; Stromness from Scrabster, St Margarets Hope (SMH) from Gills Bay (near John O'Groats).   All Ferry Terminals are within a 30 minute drive of your holiday home.   They are also connected to Kirkwall with a scheduled bus service.

Ferry Services:

Pentland Ferries Northlink Ferries Stromness to SMH via Kirkwall Timetable SMH to Stromness via Kirkwall Timetable

Drive:

Your holiday home is in the centre of Kirkwall and there are plenty of on-road parking spaces and car parks.   The nearest free public car park is next to the marina and is less than two minutes walk.   A car won't be needed in town as everything is within walking distance.

Bus Service Timetables:

Hatston & Stromness Ferry Terminals to Kirkwall free-wifi