FERRY TRAVEL IN SCOTLAND
Most ferries in western Scotland are operated by Caledonian MacBrayne. They sail to 23 islands off the west coast and have special tickets for multiple journeys (Island Hopscotch and Island Rover tickets).
Ferries to Orkney and Shetland from the Scottish mainland are run by Northlink Orkney & Shetland Ferries Limited.
Ferries between the various islands of the Orkney group are run by Orkney Ferries Ltd in Kirkwall.