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There are 4 ways to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dornie, Bridge Road End to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Dornie, Bridge Road End to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Train

  1. Take the train from Kyle of Lochalsh to Dingwall
  2. Take the train from Dingwall to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle

Dornie to Dunrobin Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Dornie and Dunrobin Castle is around 5h 42m and covers a distance of around 126 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 22m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 14m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach Highlands, the Dornie to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Dornie, Bridge Road End and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 19m
Layover time:
2h 22m
Total time:
5h 42m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 14m
Journey distance:
126 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£23
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:24
Last service departs at:
10:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dornie to Dunrobin Castle bus and walk schedules

Dornie → Dunrobin Castle
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The cheapest way to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from Dornie, Bridge Road End and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Dornie and Dunrobin Castle is 76 miles. The road distance is 107.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to bus which takes 4h 29m and costs £20 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Dornie to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Dornie, Bridge Road End station.

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The best way to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle is to bus which takes 4h 29m and costs £20 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £28 - £95 and takes 6h 6m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dornie to Dunrobin Castle is 107 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle.

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Map of how to get from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 76.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Dornie, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 4h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dornie to Dunrobin Castle via Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway, Kyle of Lochalsh, Dingwall, and Dunrobin Castle in around 6h 6m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Kyle of Lochalsh to Dingwall
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Dingwall to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Dornie, Bridge Road End to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dornie, Bridge Road End to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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