There are 5 ways to get from St Andrews to Inverness by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Perth  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverness

$25 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$34 - $58

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Millburn, Morrisons 228 / ...

$43 - $46

Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Inverness

$53 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Inverness 146.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Andrews to Inverness is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Andrews to Inverness is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £23 - £35.

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The distance between St Andrews and Inverness is 153 km. The road distance is 234 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from St Andrews to Inverness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews to Inverness. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Madras College and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via Balmullo, Post Office, Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Broxden, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between St Andrews, Scotland and Inverness, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from St Andrews to Inverness every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from St Andrews to Inverness hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Dundee to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Millburn, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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