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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness

$55 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) to Broxden, Park and Ride M8
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$36 - $51

3 alternative options

Train via Perth  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness

$39 - $70

Line 240 bus, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 240 bus from Bellshill, John Street to Buchanan Bus Station 240
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10

$41 - $57

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Inverness 164 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Airdrie to Inverness is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Airdrie to Inverness is to drive which takes 2 h 54 min and costs £26 - £40.

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The distance between Airdrie and Inverness is 180 km. The road distance is 262 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Airdrie to Inverness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Airdrie to Inverness. However, there are services departing from Airdrie, Bank Street and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) and Broxden, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Airdrie to Inverness. However, there are services departing from Airdrie and arriving at Inverness via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Airdrie, Scotland and Inverness, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Airdrie to Inverness 5 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Airdrie to Inverness via Cumbernauld, Town Centre Stances (St Mungo's Road), Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road), and Broxden, Park and Ride in around 5 h 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
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
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances (St Mungo's Road) to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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