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There are 2 ways to get from London to Sanday Island by plane or ferry

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Fly from London Heathrow, ferry

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Kirkwall (KOI)
  2. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal

Fly from London City, ferry

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Kirkwall (KOI)
  2. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Sanday Island is to fly and ferry which costs £140 - £400 and takes 8h 9m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Sanday Island is to fly and ferry. Taking this option will cost £170 - £410 and takes 8h 1m.

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The distance between London and Sanday Island is 547 miles.

It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from London to Sanday Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Kirkwall Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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KLM, British Airways and Loganair offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Sanday Island. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £35.

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Map of how to get from London to Sanday Island.
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  • Distance: 546.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between London, England and Sanday Island, Orkney Islands, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from London to Sanday Island. However, you can take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Kirkwall, take the walk to Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal, take the line 4 bus to Kirkwall, Travel Centre, take the walk to Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Sanday Island. Alternatively, you can take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Kirkwall, take the walk to Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal, take the line 4 bus to Kirkwall, Travel Centre, take the walk to Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal, then take the taxi to Sanday Island.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £450
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £450
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Aberdeen, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £450
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£300 - £550
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Belfast City, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£300 - £550
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Durham, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£240 - £800
Flights from London City to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£370 - £750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£320 - £750
Flights from London Heathrow to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£320 - £750
Ferry operators
Orkney Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)1856 872044
Email
info@orkneyferries.co.uk
Website
orkneyferries.co.uk
Ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Orkney Ferries

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