There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen to Dornie by train, bus or car

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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

$47 - $62

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 36 min

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

$56 - $73

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Dornie 176.9 miles

$35 - $55

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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 costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Dornie is 129 miles. The road distance is 176.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Dornie without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 1 min and costs £35 - £50.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Dornie is 177 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Aberdeen to Dornie.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Dornie. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Dornie.
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  • Distance: 128.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

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 36 min.

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
3 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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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