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

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Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 4 min

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

$37 - $59

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Train via Perth  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverness

$28 - $56

3 alternative options

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  4 h 59 min

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

$46

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Inverness

$56 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Inverness 146.1 miles

$30 - $50

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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 costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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

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The distance between St Andrews and Inverness is 96 miles. The road distance is 146.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Inverness without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 4 min and costs £27 - £45.

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

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St Andrews to Inverness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Broxden, Park and Ride station.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Inverness is to bus which takes 4 h 4 min and costs £27 - £45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £45 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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St Andrews to Inverness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Inverness is 146 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from St Andrews to Inverness.

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There are 697+ hotels available in Inverness. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to Inverness.
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  • Distance: 95.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from St Andrews to Inverness hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from St Andrews to Inverness every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. LNER also services this route once daily.

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 5 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
LNER
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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