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There are 6 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal by plane, bus, train, car or car ferry

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

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Fly from Manchester, bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lerwick (LSI) MAN - LSI
  2. Take the bus from Lerwick, Esplanade to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal

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Drive, car ferry  •  21h

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Aberdeen
  2. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Lerwick Nl2

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Train to Birmingham, fly, bus  •  13h 28m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Lerwick (LSI) BHX - LSI
  3. Take the bus from Lerwick, Esplanade to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal

Train, car ferry, bus via Edinburgh  •  23h 42m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
  3. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Lerwick Nl2
  4. Take the bus from Lerwick, Shetland Hotel to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal 23

Train, car ferry, bus  •  25h 27m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Aberdeen
  3. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Lerwick Nl2
  4. Take the bus from Lerwick, Shetland Hotel to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal 23

Bus, car ferry  •  26h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M11
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station to Aberdeen Coach Station M9
  3. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Lerwick Nl2
  4. Take the bus from Lerwick, Shetland Hotel to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal 23

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal is to drive and car ferry which costs £85 - £150 and takes 21h.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal is to drive and car ferry which costs £85 - £150 and takes 21h.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal is 488 miles.

The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal without a car is to train and car ferry and bus via Edinburgh which takes 23h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 54m to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Lerwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 20m and has one stopover.

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easyJet, KLM, British Airways and Loganair offer flights from Manchester Airport to Lerwick Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Manchester Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £18 - £22.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal.
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  • Distance: 488.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 54m

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Greater Manchester to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal. However, you can take the taxi to Manchester airport, fly to Lerwick, take the walk to Sumburgh Airport, Terminal, take the bus to Lerwick, Harrison Square, take the walk to Lerwick, Esplanade, then take the bus to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Manchester Piccadilly, take the train to Birmingham International, take the walk to Birmingham airport, fly to Lerwick, take the walk to Sumburgh Airport, Terminal, take the bus to Lerwick, Harrison Square, take the walk to Lerwick, Esplanade, then take the bus to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £360
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£210 - £800
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£210 - £800
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via London Heathrow, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£210 - £800
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£280 - £600
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£280 - £600
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£280 - £600
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £360
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£280 - £600
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£280 - £600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£460 - £1,000
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £270
Flights from Manchester to Lerwick via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£460 - £1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £440
Flights from Birmingham to Lerwick via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £430
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£60 - £190
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £190
Train from Leeds to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£150 - £370
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£150 - £180
Anytime Day 1st Class
£260 - £370
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£24 - £35
Off-Peak Day Single
£45 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £100
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £28
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £85
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
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 Leeds to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £360
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£45 - £65
Anytime Day Single
£150 - £230
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £360
Bus operators
R. Robertson & Son Ltd
Phone
01957766766
Email
office@rrobertsonandson.com
Website
rrobertsonandson.com
Bus from Lerwick, Esplanade to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
R. Robertson & Son Ltd
Bus from Lerwick, Shetland Hotel to Sullom Voe, Oil Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
R. Robertson & Son Ltd
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £24
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station to Aberdeen Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £19
Website
Megabus UK
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 Lerwick
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£26 - £55
Website
NorthLink Ferries
Low
£26 - £35
Peak
£40 - £55

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