There is 1 way to get from Stromness to Flotta by bus or ferry

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Line 5 bus, ferry  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Houton, Ferry Terminal (Terminal Building) 5
  2. Take the ferry from Houton Orkney Ferry Terminal to Flotta Orkney Ferry Terminal Of2

$8 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Stromness to Flotta is to line 5 bus and ferry which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stromness to Flotta is to line 5 bus and ferry which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Stromness and Flotta is 11 miles.

The best way to get from Stromness to Flotta without a car is to line 5 bus and ferry which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £6 - £9.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Stromness to Flotta, including transfers.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Flotta. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stromness to Flotta.
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  • Distance: 11.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland and Flotta, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Stromness to Flotta. However, you can take the line 5 bus to Houton, Ferry Terminal (Terminal Building), take the walk to Houton Orkney Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Flotta Orkney Ferry Terminal.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Orkney
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Houton, Ferry Terminal (Terminal Building)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Orkney Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)1856 872044
Email
info@orkneyferries.co.uk
Website
orkneyferries.co.uk
Ferry from Houton Orkney Ferry Terminal to Flotta Orkney Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
orkneyferries.co.uk

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