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There are 11 ways to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar by train, plane, car ferry, ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Norwich, fly

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station to Aberdeen Coach Station
  4. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall

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Train to London Heathrow, fly

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Farringdon
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Train to London City, fly

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Fly from London Stansted

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Train, train to Birmingham, fly

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Train, car ferry

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  4. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall

Train, car ferry via York

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to York
  3. Take the train from York to Aberdeen
  4. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to York
  3. Take the train from York to Inverness
  4. Take the train from Inverness to Wick
  5. Take the ferry from Scrabster Ferry Terminal to Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal

Train, car ferry #2

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Aberdeen
  4. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Aberdeen
  2. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall
Cambridge → Ring of Brogar
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ring of Brogar is 111.

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Last updated: 8 Aug 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar is to bus and car ferry which costs £50 - £110 and takes 24h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar is to train and fly which costs £210 - £550 and takes 8h 10m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Ring of Brogar is 490 miles.

The best way to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 17h 50m and costs £110 - £700.

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Norwich Airport to Kirkwall Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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KLM and Loganair offer flights from Norwich Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Ring of Brogar. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs £10 - £100.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar.
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  • Distance: 490.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Ring of Brogar, Scotland?

Loganair, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Cambridge to Ring of Brogar every 4 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Norwich to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£290 - £950
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Inverness
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Manchester, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£240 - £600
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Edinburgh, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Aberdeen, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£160 - £550
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£200 - £750
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£200 - £750
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £470
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £350
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Eindhoven, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Cork, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Poitiers, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £430
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Aberdeen, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £800
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £380
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£290 - £950
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£350 - £700
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Derry, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£270 - £550
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £470
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £350
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Eindhoven, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Cork, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£270 - £550
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Poitiers, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £430
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Aberdeen, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£260 - £500
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£450 - £1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£330 - £1,500
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£350 - £1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £470
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £350
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Eindhoven, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Cork, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £380
Flights from London Stansted to Kirkwall via Poitiers, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £430
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£550 - £1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £380
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
Train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£39 - £44
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£39 - £44
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from York to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£140 - £350
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£140 - £170
Anytime Day 1st Class
£240 - £350
Train from Sheffield to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£160 - £400
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£160 - £200
Anytime Day 1st Class
£280 - £400
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £320
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £200
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£220 - £320
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £140
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£60 - £90
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£95 - £140
Train from York to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£140 - £210
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £330
Train from York to Inverness
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£50 - £380
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £380
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
Train from Inverness to Wick
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£85 - £110
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station to Aberdeen Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £19
Website
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators
NorthLink Ferries
Phone
+44 845 600 0449
Email
info@northlinkferries.co.uk
Website
northlinkferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£20 - £40
Website
NorthLink Ferries
Low
£20 - £25
Peak
£31 - £36
Ferry from Scrabster Ferry Terminal to Stromness Orkney Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
NorthLink Ferries
Low
£13 - £17
Peak
£16 - £19

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