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Once in a lifetime

Boarding from Aberdeen to Lerwick was very simple as a foot passenger. Having booked a reclining... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Scotland, United Kingdom
once in a life time

It was my work holiday with my friend. Ferry terminal is very close from the central of Aberdeen... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a 12 hour trip from Aberdeen to Lerwick so we decided to reserve a cabin. Good move on our part as we got some sleep (despite the high winds and sea at the time). The cabins make terrific use of a small space. We...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked online from Aberdeen to Lerwick return, travelling at the start of October. We booked an inside cabin that has bunk beds, tea and coffee making facilities, shower and toilet. Not spacious but adequate for us. These cabins don’t have a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The online booking process was straightforward, i booked a one way journey from Aberdeen to Kirkwall with reclining seat but prior to boarding I upgraded to a Sleeping Pod at the Travel Centre which was done for me without any hassle. Boarding of the MV...More

Thank paullegate
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Boarding from Scrabster to Stromness was as simple as can be! The 2 hour ride to Stromness was very relaxing and enjoyable. The food was excellent, the staff friendly and helpful. Thank you Northlink Ferries and the Hamnavoe! You are awesome!

Thank AlaskaRosie
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Boarding from Aberdeen to Lerwick was very simple as a foot passenger. Having booked a reclining seat , realised it's at the front of the boat so not ideal for me, being terrified of ferries. The staff are all very efficient and the areas of...More

Thank Faodail
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Had one of the best trips up to Shetland on the Hjaltland everyone was so welcoming and friendly We were traveling up for our Hamefairing after getting married the day before we were both really tired after 24 hours traveling to Aberdeen Love the Magnus...More

Thank paul d
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We just did our second trip from Kirkwall to Aberdeen in the last few weeks, we got a premium cabin which was really nice, coffee in it for the morning too! It was very comfortable and we had a great night's sleep and included was...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Went from Kirkwall to Aberdeen on the ferry. I paid for the pod, it's better if there are two of you as some pairs are against a wall so u need to hop over a stranger if you have the pod on the inside If...More

Thank Jon G
Reviewed 8 September 2018

It was my work holiday with my friend. Ferry terminal is very close from the central of Aberdeen city. Our ferry was MV Hjaltland with Premium Outside 2-berth Cabin. This cabin is perfect for couple and family with a window of see view. Foods in...More

Thank Love_Trvlng
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I really liked my trip on this ferry service, the sea was fairly well behaved so perhaps I'm giving a review based on a calm sea. That said the bed was comfortable, the room was fine and the shower was a real surprise. Descent pressure,...More

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2 March 2016|
Response from Jamie A |
The cost has 3 tiers, low mid and high season... Currently prices are £27 low £34 mid £41 high For Aberdeen to Lerwick one way... On top of this charge you may wish to book a room or reclining chair these cost are as a food... More