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There is 1 way to get from Oak Park to Papa Westray Island by plane or ferry

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Fly, ferry  •  18h 44m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Kirkwall (KOI) ORD - KOI
  2. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Papa Westray Orkney Ferry Terminal
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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from United States

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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Guernsey, Ireland, Isle of Man and Jersey
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from United States.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Papa Westray Island is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Papa Westray Island is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Papa Westray Island is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Yes, entry into United States from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 23 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Oak Park to Papa Westray Island is to fly and ferry which costs $410 - $1,500 and takes 18h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Oak Park to Papa Westray Island is to fly and ferry. Taking this option will cost $410 - $1,500 and takes 18h 44m.

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The distance between Oak Park and Papa Westray Island is 3651 miles.

It takes approximately 18h 44m to get from Oak Park to Papa Westray Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Kirkwall Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 35m and has one stopover.

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Papa Westray Island is 6h ahead of Oak Park. It is currently 2:03 PM in Oak Park and 8:03 PM in Papa Westray Island.

KLM, American Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare 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 Oak Park to Papa Westray Island.
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  • Distance: 3651.4 miles
  • Duration: 18h 44m

What companies run services between Oak Park, IL, USA and Papa Westray Island, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Oak Park to Papa Westray Island. However, you can take the subway to Clark/Lake, take the subway to O'Hare, take the walk to Chicago O'Hare 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via London Heathrow, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£360 - £1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£360 - £1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£480 - £1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£290 - £1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Copenhagen, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£490 - £1,300
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£480 - £1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£290 - £1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Copenhagen, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£490 - £1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£410 - £1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Kirkwall via Copenhagen, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£490 - £1,300
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 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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