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Train, car ferry, bus  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore

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Fly Dublin to Edinburgh, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Edinburgh (EDI) DUB - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore

£44 - £209

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Bus, car ferry  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923
  4. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M10

Bus and ferry, bus  •  21h 54m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M10

£46 - £67

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 31m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Belfast
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Drive from Cairnryan to Grantown-on-Spey

Fly Dublin to Glasgow, train  •  8h 31m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Glasgow (GLA) DUB - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore

£52 - £284

Fly Dublin to Inverness, train  •  9h 35m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Inverness (INV) DUB - INV
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£70 - £728

Train to Belfast City, fly to Inverness, train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place
  2. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Inverness (INV) BHD - INV
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£87 - £565

Fly Dublin to Aberdeen, train  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Aberdeen (ABZ) DUB - ABZ
  2. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

£81 - £283

Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey by bus and ferry and bus

The journey time between Dublin and Grantown-on-Spey is around 32h 1m and covers a distance of around 680 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 25h 48m. Operated by National Express, Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach In The Highlands, the Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey service departs from Dublin and arrives in Grantown-on-Spey, Ritchies Country Wear. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
32h 1m
Fastest journey time:
25h 48m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
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Carbon emissions:
146 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:00
Last service departs at:
20:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey bus and ferry and bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Grantown-on-Spey is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Grantown-on-Spey is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Grantown-on-Spey is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey is to bus and ferry and bus, which costs €50 - €80 and takes 21h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey is to fly and train which costs €60 - €340 and takes 8h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Grantown-on-Spey, Ritchies Country Wear via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Buchanan Bus Station and Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 54m.

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The distance between Dublin and Grantown-on-Spey is 297 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 14h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 14h 55m to get from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey, including transfers.

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Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey.
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  • Distance: 296.6 miles
  • Duration: 14h 55m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Grantown-on-Spey, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey. However, you can take the train to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place, take the walk to Belfast Odyssey Complex, take the line 94 bus to Belfast Heron Road, take the walk to Belfast, take the car ferry to Cairnryan, take the walk to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, take the bus to Buchanan Bus Station, take the walk to Glasgow Queen Street, take the train to Aviemore, take the walk to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel, then take the bus to Grantown-on-Spey, Ritchies Country Wear. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Grantown-on-Spey via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Belfast Wellington Place, Belfast Heron Road, Belfast, Cairnryan, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Buchanan Bus Station, and Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel in around 15h 6m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£180 - £550
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via Glasgow, Stornoway
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £240
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via Glasgow, Kirkwall
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£180 - £550
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via London Heathrow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£180 - £550
Flights from Dublin to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Flights from Dublin to Aberdeen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Flights from Dublin to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£9 - £50
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£10 - £80
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £290
Flights from Dublin to Aberdeen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £190
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Belfast City to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £260
Train operators
Irish Rail
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £85
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£65 - £85
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Train from Dyce to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Scottish Citylink
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£11
Website
Aircoach
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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