Getting To Shetland

Sumburgh Airport

Shetland's main airport is Sumburgh at the south end of the islands. With direct flights from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness  and Aberdeen and connections to all the major UK airports, flying to and from Shetland is easier than you might think.

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Northlink Ferries

Leaving from Aberdeen every day of the week, Northlink Ferries provides a comfortable overnight sailing onboard their state of the art cruise ferries. Onboard you'll find lounges and bars, self-service and a la carte restaurants, shops, play areas, cinemas and comfortable cabin accommodation.

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Public Transport

Shetland is well serviced by a network of buses and inter-island ferries. Running from morning till night, Shetland's public transport offers you the flexibility of leaving early and returning late so you can spend a full day sightseeing, thereby getting the most out of your stay.

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Car Hire

Go where the buses don't go. Hire a car from one of Shetland's car hire firms and experience Shetland off of the beaten path.