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There are 6 ways to get from Airdrie to Inverness by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness

$55 - $71

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Line 2 bus, bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Airdrie, John Smith Swimming Pool to Glasgow, Bothwell Street 2
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10

$34 - $58

4 alternative options

Train via Perth  •  5h 4m

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

$38 - $70

Bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances to Halbeath, Park & Ride X27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$39 - $54

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Airdrie to Inverness 164 miles

$35 - $55

Uber  •  2h 54m

  1. Take an Uber from Airdrie to Inverness 164 miles

$230 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Airdrie to Inverness is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Airdrie to Inverness is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Airdrie to Inverness station. However, there are services departing from Airdrie, Bank Street and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances and Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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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 4h 38m.

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The distance between Airdrie and Inverness is 112 miles. The road distance is 164 miles.

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Inverness without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Airdrie to Inverness, including transfers.

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Airdrie to Inverness bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, depart from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances station.

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Airdrie to Inverness train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Airdrie to Inverness is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 5h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Airdrie to Inverness.
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  • Distance: 112.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 38m

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 3h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Airdrie to Inverness via Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances and Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 5h 45m.

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
3h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cumbernauld, Town Centre stances to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Airdrie to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$230 - $320
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uber.com
Assist
$230 - $320
UberX
$230 - $320
UberXL
$350 - $470
Exec
$420 - $600

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

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Airdrie to Inverness train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Inverness station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Airdrie to Inverness is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Airdrie to Inverness.

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