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There are 4 ways to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan by bus, taxi or car

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Line 56 bus, bus via Portree, High School  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Dunvegan, Hotel to Portree, High School 56 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square to Sligachan, Hotel 917 / ...

£5 - £12

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Line 56 bus, bus  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the line 56 bus from Dunvegan, Hotel to Portree, Somerled Square 56 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square to Sligachan, Hotel 917 / ...

£6 - £12

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunvegan to Sligachan 22.5 miles

£45 - £60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Dunvegan to Sligachan 22.5 miles

£3 - £5

Dunvegan to Sligachan by bus and walk

The journey time between Dunvegan and Sligachan is around 1h 10m and covers a distance of around 32 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by Stagecoach Highlands, Scottish Citylink and A MacDonald, the Dunvegan to Sligachan service departs from Dunvegan, Hotel and arrives in Sligachan. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 10m
Fastest journey time:
1h 10m
Journey distance:
32 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
£6
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:04
Last service departs at:
08:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dunvegan to Sligachan bus and walk schedules

Dunvegan → Sligachan
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The most affordable way to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan is to drive, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunvegan to Sligachan. However, there are services departing from Dunvegan, Hotel and arriving at Sligachan, Hotel via Portree, Somerled Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Dunvegan and Sligachan is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan without a car is to line 56 bus and bus via Portree, High School which takes 1h 50m and costs £5 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan, including transfers.

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Dunvegan to Sligachan bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Dunvegan, Hotel station.

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Dunvegan to Sligachan bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Sligachan, Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunvegan to Sligachan is 22 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Dunvegan to Sligachan.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Sligachan. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Dunvegan to Sligachan.
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  • Distance: 18.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Dunvegan, Scotland and Sligachan, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Dunvegan to Sligachan via Portree, High School, Portree, Somerled Square, and Sligachan, Hotel in around 1h 50m.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dunvegan, Hotel to Portree, High School
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Dunvegan, Hotel to Portree, Somerled Square
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Scottish Citylink
A MacDonald
Phone
01470 592733
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Schedules at
A MacDonald
Other operators
Taxi from Dunvegan to Sligachan
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Portree Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1478 612 444
Website
portreetaxis.co.uk
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+44 1478 611 909
Gus's Taxis
Phone
+44 1478 613 000
Website
skye-taxis.co.uk
Kyleakin Isle Of Skye Taxis
Phone
+44 1599 534452
Isle Drive
Phone
+44 7483 149 143
Website
isledriveskye.co.uk
Gus's Taxis
Phone
+44 1478 613 000
Website
skye-taxis.co.uk
A to B Taxi
Phone
+44 1471 820 162

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