Out of Hours Ferry

Shapinsay Development Trust fund a timetabled, foot-passenger only, service from Shapinsay to the Corn Slip (opposite Helgis Bar) at Kirkwall pier, daily, in certain tides and weather conditions, the boat will berth behind the Lifeboat Station at the Shapinsay slip. This service is subsidised through funds from Whirly, the island turbine.

Fares

Fares for the scheduled sailings are;
Adults – £8 / Age 12-Adult – £2 / Unders 12s –  FREE

**Bookings to meet the Northlink Ferry will incur an extra charge – see below for details**

View the bookings calendar here.

You can make a booking online by completing the form below.

Please make bookings between 9am and 5pm – Monday to Friday. Any messages sent out-with these hours will be processed as soon as the office reopens. You can get in touch using the following contact methods or use the booking form below.

Email: shapinsaybookings@gmail.com
Phone, voice mail or text: 07901 575162

SDT staff wil be happy to assist with any queries  –  01856 711733 between 10am and 2pm Monday to Friday.

Terms

Please note:

Timetable

Monday

Time Departing Arriving
7:10 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
7:30 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
9:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
10:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay

Tuesday

Time Departing Arriving
7:10 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
7:30 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
9:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
10:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay

Wednesday

Time Departing Arriving
7:10 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
7:30 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
9:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
10:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay

Thursday

Time Departing Arriving
7:10 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
7:30 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
9:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
10:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay

Friday

Time Departing Arriving
7:10 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
7:30 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
10:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
11:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay

Saturday

Time Departing Arriving
10:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
11:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
Note: If 4 or more people are want this sailing made later, it can be for a charge of £12 per head

Sunday

Time Departing Arriving
9:40 pm Shapinsay Kirkwall
10:00 pm Kirkwall Shapinsay
Note: If 4 or more people are want this sailing made later, it can be for a charge of £12 per head

Book

Please complete the form below to request a booking reservation for the out of hours ferry.







    Select a date first and refer to the timetable above to select the correct departure time.



    Select all age ranges that apply.