Getting around Scotland by ferry

Many of the greatest adventures start with a ferry ride - where will yours take you? Scotland's various ferry services are a vital life line for island residents, and a great way to explore the unique beauty of these remote areas.

Image: NorthLink Ferries

© NorthLink Ferries

Visiting the Islands

Firth of Clyde and the Inner and Outer Hebrides

Image: St Ninians Isle, Shetland Islands

© VisitScotland / Paul Tomkins

Ferries to Orkney and Shetland

Ferries in other areas

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