The Shetland Islands are truly a world apart. This far-flung archipelago in the North Sea is technically part of Scotland, but its landscape and culture both have strong ties with its Scandinavian neighbours. Hire a car in Shetland and prepare to explore this captivating and beautifully remote corner of the world.
Whether you're interested in ancient history, cultural traditions, or the wonders of the natural world, Shetland and its friendly inhabitants are sure to capture your heart. With a cheap hire car, you'll have the freedom to travel the length and breadth of these islands – home to spectacular windswept scenery, a variety of plants and wildlife, and locals who are fiercely proud of their history and unique identity. From museums, historic sites and outdoor adventure, to lively pubs and colourful festivals, there's no shortage of things to do in the Shetland Islands – or simply sit back, relax and enjoy the views!