There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to Dornie 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, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by) 917

$48 - $62

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh

$57 - $73

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by) 917

$54 - $79

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Dornie 176.9 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Dornie is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Dornie is to drive which takes 3 h 34 min and costs £28 - £45.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Dornie is 206 km. The road distance is 283 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Aberdeen to Dornie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen to Dornie. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by) via Broxden, Park and Ride and Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Dornie, Scotland?

You can take a train from Aberdeen to Dornie via Inverness, Kyle of Lochalsh, and Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Dornie via Broxden, Park and Ride and Inverness, Bus Station in around 8 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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