Booking directly with NorthLink Ferries is cheaper than booking with another website and we never charge for any amendments made to your booking. You’ll find all your answers to any booking queries on the following pages.
How to book with NorthLink Ferries
Video on how to book a ferry to Shetland or Orkney.Read more
2021 timetables for the ferry from the Scottish Mainland to Orkney and Shetland.Read more
Standard fare information for passengers, cars and cabins with NorthLink Ferries.Read more
Islander fares and more info for Orkney and Shetland residents.Read more
Forgotten Your NorthLink ID?
Receive a reminder of your NorthLink ID and Password.Read more
Online Booking FAQs
Help with booking a sailing to Shetland and Orkney online.Read more
Sail from Scrabster and Aberdeen to the Orkney and Shetland islands.Read more
Do I need a cabin?
Find out about cabins, pods and our cabin sharing scheme.Read more
Top tips for travel
Insider tips for sailings to Orkney and Shetland.Read more
Dive equipment policy
How to safely transport diving equipment including cylinders.Read more
Items that are not permitted on board NorthLink Ferries ships to Shetland and Orkney.Read more
Office Opening Times
Aberdeen, Hatston, Kiln Corner, Lerwick, Scrabster, Stromness.Read more
Including the Family and Friends discount and the Hamnavoe B&B offer.Read more
Passenger Ship Positions
The real time positions of the NorthLink passenger ferries.Read more
Receive an e-mail notification when booking is opened for 2022 sailings.Read more