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Extra Buses West Mainland & County Show Days

Stagecoach will be operating additional services on West Mainland Show day, Thursday 11th of August, – running:

  • Kirkwall – Dounby
  • Dounby – Stromness
  • Stromness – Dounby
  • Dounby – Kirkwall.

More information here: Additional Bus Services

On County Show Day, Saturday 13th August, a free shuttle bus to and from the County Show, as part of a park and ride service from Orkney Auction Mart by Stagecoach will be operating.

The first shuttle bus will be leaving at 8.30am from the Orkney Auction Mart car park stopping at the Tesco bus stop and then onto the bottom gate on the Meadows Road.

The return shuttle bus will be leaving from the the top gate on the Meadows Road, stopping at the Tesco bus stop then back up to the Orkney Auction Mart car park.

The free shuttle service is running throughout the day, starting at 8.30am. The last bus will be leaving from the top gate on the Meadows Road at 5pm.

The 2017 Orkney County Show Image credit: Noel Donaldson