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There are 3 ways to get from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island by car, car ferry, ferry, train or plane

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Drive, car ferry, ferry  •  11h 17m

  1. Drive from Lossiemouth to Aberdeen
  2. Take the car ferry from Aberdeen to Kirkwall Nl2
  3. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal Of5 / ...

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Train to Aberdeen, fly, ferry  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Kirkwall (KOI) ABZ - KOI
  3. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal

Train to Inverness, fly, ferry  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Inverness
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Kirkwall (KOI) INV - KOI
  3. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal
Lossiemouth → Papa Westray Island
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Papa Westray Island is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island is to drive and car ferry and ferry which costs £35 - £70 and takes 11h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island is to train and fly and ferry which costs £120 - £360 and takes 8h 34m.

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The distance between Lossiemouth and Papa Westray Island is 114 miles.

It takes approximately 11h 17m to get from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Aberdeen Airport to Kirkwall Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Aberdeen Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island.
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  • Distance: 114 miles
  • Duration: 11h 17m

What companies run services between Lossiemouth, Scotland and Papa Westray Island, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Lossiemouth to Papa Westray Island. However, you can take the drive to Aberdeen, take the car ferry to Kirkwall, take the walk to Hatston, Passenger Terminal, take the bus to Kirkwall Hotel, take the walk to Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Elgin, station, take the walk to Elgin, take the train to Dyce, take the walk to Aberdeen 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, then take the ferry to Papa Westray Island.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Aberdeen to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £600
Flights from Inverness to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £370
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Elgin to Dyce
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from Elgin to Inverness
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £24
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £24
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Elgin to Inverness
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£25 - £35
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
Orkney Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)1856 872044
Email
info@orkneyferries.co.uk
Website
orkneyferries.co.uk
Ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Orkney Ferries

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