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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Cape Wrath by train, bus or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road 805

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Bus  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End 805

Train, bus via Lairg, Station  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Lairg
  3. Take the bus from Lairg, Station to Loch Stack, Alltnasuileig 805 / ...

Bus via Kinlochbervie, Manse Road  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dingwall, Council Buildings to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road 891

Fly, bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Wick (WIC) EDI - WIC
  2. Take the bus from Thurso, Princes Street to Durness, Post Office

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The distance between Edinburgh and Cape Wrath is 198 miles.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Cape Wrath without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 17m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Edinburgh to Cape Wrath, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Cape Wrath. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32m and costs £3 - £5.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Cape Wrath.
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  • Distance: 197.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Cape Wrath, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Cape Wrath via Inverness, Bus Station and Keoldale, Road End in around 7h 26m.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Inverness to Lairg
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
The Durness Bus
Phone
01971 511 223
Email
info@thedurnessbus.com
Website
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Keoldale, Road End
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Lairg, Station to Loch Stack, Alltnasuileig
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Thurso, Princes Street to Durness, Post Office
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from West End, Queensferry Street to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
North West Community Bus
Phone
01971 521054
Email
nwcba@klb3.wanadoo.co.uk
Website
nwcba.co.uk
Bus from Dingwall, Council Buildings to Kinlochbervie, Manse Road
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
nwcba.co.uk

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