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Duration 7 min
Distance 5 miles
Average price £90
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Orkney Islands

The nearest airport to Orkney Islands is Kirkwall (KOI). Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal to Kirkwall, Pickaquoy Leisure Centre hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 7 min.

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Kirkwall (KOI)

  1. Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal
  2. Orkney Islands
7 min
£1 - £3
Other nearby airports

Aberdeen (ABZ)

  1. Aberdeen
  2. Orkney Islands
6h 13m
£40 - £64

Inverness (INV)

  1. Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
  2. Scrabster Ferry Terminal
  3. Orkney Islands
8h 28m
£39 - £56

Lerwick (LSI)

  1. Lerwick
  2. Orkney Islands
6h 11m
£74 - £101

Stornoway (SYY)

  1. Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal
  2. Ullapool Ferry Terminal
  3. Lairg
  4. Gills Bay Ferry Terminal
  5. Orkney Islands
12h 16m
£181 - £272

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Orkney Islands is Kirkwall (KOI) Airport which is 4.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Lerwick (LSI) (85.9 miles) and Inverness (INV) (108.7 miles).

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It takes 7 min to get from Orkney to Kirkwall (KOI) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Kirkwall (KOI) Airport, which is 3 miles away from Orkney. The line 4 bus from Kirkwall (KOI) to Orkney takes 7 min.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Orkney Islands. Prices start at £75 per night.

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