There are 3 ways to get from Stromness to South Ronaldsay by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Kirkwall, Travel Centre X1 / ...

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stromness to Orkney 14.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Stromness to Orkney 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Stromness to South Ronaldsay is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stromness to South Ronaldsay is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) and arriving at Kirkwall, Travel Centre. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Stromness and South Ronaldsay is 18 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stromness to South Ronaldsay without a car is to bus which takes 30 min and costs £5.

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The bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Kirkwall, Travel Centre takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Stromness to South Ronaldsay bus services, operated by Stagecoach Orkney, depart from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) station.

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Stromness to South Ronaldsay bus services, operated by Stagecoach Orkney, arrive at Kirkwall, Travel Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stromness to South Ronaldsay is 15 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Stromness to South Ronaldsay.

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There are 64+ hotels available in South Ronaldsay. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stromness to South Ronaldsay.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Stagecoach Orkney operates a bus from Stromness to Orkney every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 30 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Orkney
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stromness, Travel Centre (Ferry Terminal) to Kirkwall, Travel Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stromness to Orkney
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Orkney Taxis
Phone
+44 1856 875511
Website
orkneytaxis.co.uk
Craigies Taxis
Phone
+44 1856 878787
Website
craigiestaxis.co.uk

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