Shetland Travel Information

Provided by ZetTrans and Promote Shetland

ZetTrans Contact Details

Online Bookings

Bookings for passengers, cars, vans, trailers and caravans to travel to Yell, Unst, Fetlar and Whalsay can be made at

Ferry Booking Office Numbers

The following contact details allow you to book on the Inter Island Ferries throughout Shetland. It is advisable to book to ensure your place on board and ensure your travel plans are not disrupted, although it is only essential on the journeys highlighted on the timetable.

  • Yell, Unst, Fetlar, Whalsay, Skerries and Papa Stour

    Bookings can be made by contacting the Ferry Booking Office which is open Monday - Saturday, 0800-1700
    Telephone: 01595 745804
  • Fair Isle

    Bookings can be made via Neil Thomson
    Telephone: 01595 760363
  • Foula

    The ferry service to Foula is operated by B.K. Marine and bookings can be made with them directly.
    Telephone: 01595 840208

Ferry Voicebank Information Lines

The numbers below are the Voicebank numbers for each ferry service. In periods of bad weather or breakdown, this number will provide up to date information regarding the service and how it is running.

Local Bus Service Operators

There are many bus operators throughout Shetland and to ensure your bus travel plans are not disrupted then it is recommended to contact the operator in the case of any query.