There are 3 ways to get from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. X1 / ...

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. 18.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  27 min

  1. 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Kirkwall Airport (KOI), Scotland and Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness via Kirkwall, Travel Centre in around 1 h 4 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal (Terminal building) to Kirkwall, Travel Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kirkwall, Travel Centre to Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Orkney Taxis
Phone
+44 1856 875511
Website
orkneytaxis.co.uk
Craigies Taxis
Phone
+44 1856 878787
Website
craigiestaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kirkwall Airport (KOI) and Stromness is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £40 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness. However, there are services departing from Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal (Terminal building) and arriving at Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) via Kirkwall, Travel Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Kirkwall Airport (KOI) to Stromness, including transfers.