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There are 2 ways to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands by bus, ferry or plane

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Bus, ferry  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Fraserburgh, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station 67 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Aberdeen Ferry Terminal to Lerwick Shetland Holmsgarth Ferry Terminal Nl2

$46 - $80

1 alternative option

Bus, fly  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Fraserburgh, Bus Station to Aberdeen, Adelphi
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Lerwick (LSI) ABZ - LSI
  3. Take the bus from Lerwick, Ferry Terminal to Vidlin Junction, Road End

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The cheapest way to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands is to bus and ferry which costs £35 - £65 and takes 17 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands is to bus and ferry which costs £35 - £65 and takes 17 h 7 min.

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The distance between Fraserburgh and Shetland Islands is 185 miles.

The best way to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 17 h 7 min and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 17 h 7 min to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Lerwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Loganair offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Lerwick Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Shetland Islands. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands.
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  • Distance: 185.1 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 7 min

What companies run services between Fraserburgh, Scotland and Shetland Islands, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Fraserburgh to Shetland Islands. However, you can take the bus to Union Square Bus Station, take the walk to Aberdeen Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Lerwick Shetland Holmsgarth Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Lerwick, Shetland Hotel, then take the bus to Vidlin Junction, Road End. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Aberdeen, Adelphi, take the line 727 bus to Dyce, Airport Terminal, take the walk to Aberdeen airport, fly to Lerwick, take the walk to Sumburgh Airport, Terminal, take the bus to Lerwick, Ferry Terminal, then take the bus to Shetland Islands.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Lerwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Aberdeen to Lerwick via Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Bus operators
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fraserburgh, Bus Station to Union Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
Bus from Fraserburgh, Bus Station to Aberdeen, Adelphi
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland
John Leask + Son
Phone
+44 (0) 1595 693 162
Email
info@leaskstravel.co.uk
Website
leaskstravel.co.uk
Bus from Lerwick, Ferry Terminal to Vidlin Junction, Road End
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
leaskstravel.co.uk
Robert Jamieson + Partne
Phone
01957 744214
Email
info@rgjamieson.com
Website
rgjamieson.com
Bus from Lerwick, Ferry Terminal to Vidlin Junction, Road End
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
rgjamieson.com
Ferry operators
NorthLink Ferries
Phone
+44 845 600 0449
Email
info@northlinkferries.co.uk
Website
northlinkferries.co.uk
Ferry from Aberdeen Ferry Terminal to Lerwick Shetland Holmsgarth Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
northlinkferries.co.uk
Low
$30 - $40
Peak
$50 - $60

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