Ferries to Shetland Islands
2 Ferry crossings from 3 Ports
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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Shetland Islands

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Ferries to Shetland Islands

Northlink Ferries provides ferries to Shetland Islands.

Shetland Islands Ferry Times

There are about 2 daily sailings and up to 9 weekly sailings to Shetland Islands. Ferry schedules can vary by season. Use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and compare tickets.

Shetland Islands Ferry Ports

There is 1 ferry port in Shetland Islands and this is Lerwick.

Ferries from Aberdeen to Lerwick

The Aberdeen to Lerwick ferry sails approximately 7 times weekly, with a sailing duration of 12 hours 30 minutes. On average the price of a ferry from Aberdeen to Lerwick is $366.76.Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferries from Kirkwall to Lerwick

The Kirkwall Lerwick ferry takes approximately 7 hours 45 minutes with 2 weekly sailings. Kirkwall Lerwick ferries cost about $ 252.64. Exclusive of booking fees.

Prices will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated June 01.

Can you take a car ferry to Shetland Islands?

There are car ferries to Shetland Islands, this my vary by route. Northlink Ferries offer car ferries to Shetland Islands.

Shetland Islands Ferry Prices and Offers

The price of a ferry to Shetland Islands can vary by route, operator and season. We recommend booking in advance to get the best ferry deals and availability.

Book ferry tickets to Shetland Islands

Book a ferry to Shetland Islands online with Direct Ferries, using our Deal Finder and compare tickets.

Most popular questions

Which ferries travel to Shetland Islands?

Ferries to Shetland Islands:
  • Aberdeen
  • Kirkwall

What are the ferry ports in Shetland Islands?

Shetland Islands Ferry Ports:
  • Lerwick

Can you take pets on the ferry to Shetland Islands?

Shetland Islands Ferry Map and Routes

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