You can get to the island by either plane or boat

Then once one the island you can get around by foot, bike, or car 


Up to three flights daily from May to October, thereafter two to three flights a day.  To Book or further information contact

Loganair Reservations online at or

Tel: +44 (0) 1856 872494 or 873457   Email:

Please note that Day Return Tickets are £36 round trip per person and £21 if you stay overnight anywhere on the island.  Please see accommodation page for choice of accommodation 

Orkney Ferries

Ferry services up to three sailings a week from May to October, hereafter once a week.  To book or further information contact 

Orkney Ferries, Shore Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1LG Tel+44 (0)1856 872044   & email

Bike Hire 

Bikes can be booked via the contacts below and dropped off at the airport or ferry terminal, Lighthouse Visitor Centre, or Bird Observatory

All bikes are fitted with back racks and panniers, and stands, easy adjustable seat height, and helmets are available 

£10 a day -  £50 for a week   Children £5 a day - £25 for a week

£25 for family hire 2 adults & 2 children per day

 Mob : 07778 182844



Enjoy the quiet roads, the fresh air, and sometimes fresh, invigorating sea breeze!  

See the famous, seaweed-eating North Ronaldsay sheep grazing on the foreshore except during lambing when the ewes are bought inside the dyke to grass.  

During migration periods the passing bird population increase in numbers and varieties; rare birds are often spotted on the island during these times.

There are numerous seals colonies around the island, as well as occasional Orca (did you spot the fin in the home page picture?), and even occasionally a walrus


There is a taxi service on the island.  Generally the taxi is at the airport for arriving air services.  However it is always best to book prior to arrival if needed

Contact Chris Kerslake           Telephone 07487572089

Car Hire

Car and minibus hire are available.  It is always best to book prior to arrival to ensure the vehicle or transfer is waiting for you

Contact Tommy Muir      Telephone 01857.633244