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There are 3 ways to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train or car

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Line 80 bus, train  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the line 80 bus from Mey, Post Office to Thurso, Sir George's Street Church 280 / ...
  2. Take the train from Thurso to Dunrobin Castle

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Bus  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Castletown, Drill Hall to Golspie, Dunrobin Station X99

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Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle 68.2 miles

Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle by walk, bus and train

The journey time between Castle of Mey and Dunrobin Castle is around 3h 51m and covers a distance of around 88 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 36m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 21m. Services are operated by Stagecoach Highlands and First ScotRail Service. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 15m
Layover time:
1h 36m
Total time:
3h 51m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 21m
Journey distance:
88 miles
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
£18
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:42
Last service departs at:
18:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle walk, bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from Mey, Post Office and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Castletown, Drill Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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It is 53 miles from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle. It is approximately 68.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to line 80 bus and train which takes 3h 50m and costs £18 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Castletown, Drill Hall station.

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Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle.

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Map of how to get from Castle of Mey to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 52.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Castle of Mey, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Castletown, Drill Hall to Golspie, Dunrobin Station twice daily. Tickets cost £11 - £16 and the journey takes 2h 5m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Thurso to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Mey, Post Office to Thurso, Sir George's Street Church
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Castletown, Drill Hall to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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