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There are 4 ways to get from Aberdeen to Portree by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square 917

$55 - $73

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Kyle of Lochalsh  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
  3. Take the bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Portree, Somerled Square 917 / ...

$61 - $79

Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Inverness, Marks and Spencer 10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square 917

$57 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Portree 217.2 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Portree is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Portree is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Portree. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Portree, Somerled Square via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Portree is 155 miles. The road distance is 217.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberdeen to Portree without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 26 min and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Aberdeen to Portree, including transfers.

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Aberdeen to Portree bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Union Square Bus Station.

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Aberdeen to Portree bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Portree, Somerled Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberdeen to Portree is 217 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Aberdeen to Portree.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Portree. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberdeen to Portree.
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  • Distance: 155.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Portree via Inverness, Marks and Spencer and Inverness, Bus Station in around 8 h 28 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 Portree, Somerled Square
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Portree, Somerled Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Inverness, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland

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