There are 5 ways to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 917 / ...

$17 - $29

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore, Police Station to Inverness, Bus Station M91
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 917 / ...

$16 - $19

3 alternative options

Night train, bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the night train from Aviemore to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 917 / ...

$23 - $33

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aviemore to Loch Ness 42.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Aviemore to Loch Ness 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aviemore station to Loch Ness. However, there are services departing from Aviemore, Police Station and arriving at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Aviemore and Loch Ness is 25 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £13 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness, including transfers.

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

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Aviemore to Loch Ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aviemore to Loch Ness is 43 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Aviemore to Loch Ness.

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There are 551+ hotels available in Loch Ness. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aviemore to Loch Ness.
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  • Distance: 24.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Aviemore, Scotland and Loch Ness, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aviemore to Loch Ness via Inverness, Bus Station in around 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
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
Other operators
Taxi from Aviemore to Loch Ness
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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