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There are 2 ways to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island by bus, plane, ferry or car ferry

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Bus, fly, ferry  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Tingwall, Airport Rd End to Viking Bus Station
  2. Fly from Lerwick (LSI) to Kirkwall (KOI) LSI - KOI
  3. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal

Cheapest option

Car ferry, ferry  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the car ferry from Lerwick to Kirkwall Nl2
  2. Take the ferry from Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal to Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal Of5

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The cheapest way to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island is to car ferry and ferry which costs £40 - £65 and takes 10h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island is to car ferry and ferry which costs £40 - £65 and takes 10h 17m.

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It is approximately 80 miles to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island.

The best way to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island without a car is to car ferry and ferry which takes 10h 17m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 7h 9m to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lerwick Airport to Kirkwall Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Lerwick Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island.
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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 9m

What companies run services between Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK), Scotland and Sanday Island, Orkney Islands, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island. However, you can take the bus to Viking Bus Station, take the bus to Sumburgh Airport, Terminal, take the walk to Lerwick 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 a vehicle from Shetland Islands Lerwick/Tingwall Apt Airport (LWK) to Sanday Island via Lerwick, Shetland Hotel, Lerwick, Kirkwall, Hatston, Passenger Terminal, Kirkwall Hotel, Kirkwall Orkney Ferry Terminal, and Loth, Sanday Orkney Ferry Terminal in around 10h 17m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Lerwick to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £360
Bus operators
R. Robertson & Son Ltd
Phone
01957766766
Email
office@rrobertsonandson.com
Website
rrobertsonandson.com
Bus from Tingwall, Airport Rd End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
R. Robertson & Son Ltd
J+DS Halcrow
Phone
+44 1950477384
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Tingwall, Airport Rd End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
J+DS Halcrow
Robinson Transport
Phone
01595 830383
Email
grahamrobinson7@hotmail.com
Website
robinson-transport.co.uk
Bus from Tingwall, Airport Rd End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
Robinson Transport
Wastbus
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Tingwall, Airport Rd End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Wastbus
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
NorthLink Ferries
Phone
+44 845 600 0449
Email
info@northlinkferries.co.uk
Website
northlinkferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Lerwick to Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £35
Website
NorthLink Ferries
Low
£18 - £22
Peak
£26 - £31

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