There are 4 ways to get from Aviemore to Fochabers by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Elgin

$29 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus, line 10 bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore, Police Station to Inverness, Bus Station M91
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) 10 / ...
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station 10 / ...

$32

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aviemore to Fochabers 48.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Aviemore to Fochabers 48.8 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Aviemore to Fochabers is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aviemore to Fochabers is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aviemore station to Fochabers. However, there are services departing from Aviemore, Police Station and arriving at Fochabers, The Square via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Aviemore and Fochabers is 40 miles. The road distance is 48.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to Fochabers without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £22 - £27.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Aviemore to Fochabers, including transfers.

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Aviemore to Fochabers bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Aviemore, Police Station.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to Fochabers is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £22 - £27. Alternatively, you can bus and line 10 bus, which costs £24 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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Aviemore to Fochabers bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Elgin, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aviemore to Fochabers is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Aviemore to Fochabers.

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There are 195+ hotels available in Fochabers. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aviemore to Fochabers.
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  • Distance: 40.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

What companies run services between Aviemore, Scotland and Fochabers, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Aviemore to Fochabers 3 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aviemore to Fochabers via Inverness, Bus Station, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter), and Elgin, Bus Station in around 3 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Elgin
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aviemore, Police Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Aviemore to Fochabers
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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