There are 3 ways to get from Stromness to Kirkwall by bus, taxi or car
What companies run services between Stromness, Orkney Islands, Scotland and Kirkwall, Scotland?
Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Stromness to Kirkwall every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 29 min.
Bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Kirkwall, West Tankerness Lane
- Ave. Duration
- 29 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $5
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Stromness and Kirkwall is 20 km. The road distance is 24 km.
The cheapest way to get from Stromness to Kirkwall is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.
The quickest way to get from Stromness to Kirkwall is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs £30 - £40.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) and arriving at Kirkwall, West Tankerness Lane. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 29 min.
The bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Kirkwall, West Tankerness Lane takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.