Getting To Shetland

Because of the geographical remoteness of Shetland, transport is a very important issue. Being remote has not produced a people of little islanders, the small population sustains ferry links with four international and one domestic destination and air links with two international and six domestic destinations including London Stansted.

From Scotland...

Most connections to Shetland depart from Mainland Scotland

Aberdeen

British Airways
Five daily flights depart from Aberdeen Airport
NorthLink Ferries
Daily ferry crossings depart from Aberdeen

Glasgow

British Airways
Twice daily flights depart from Glasgow Airport

Edinburgh

British Airways
Twice daily flights depart from Edinburgh Airport

Orkney

British Airways
Daily flights depart from Kirkwall Airport
NorthLink Ferries
Four ferry crossings depart weekly from Kirkwall

Inverness

British Airways
Daily flights depart from Inverness Airport

From England...

British Airways
British Airways can offer flights from England, changing at a Scottish airport
Flybe.com
Flybe.com can offer flights from England, changing at a Scottish airport