There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dornie by train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. 917

$48 - $85

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. 915 / ...

$42 - $59

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. M90 / ...
  2. 917

$47 - $65

Train  •  7 h 57 min

$57 - $96

Bus via Tyndrum, Public Toilets  •  8 h 45 min

  1. 266
  2. 915 / ...

$51 - $64

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. 194.1 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dornie, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Dornie via Inverness, Bus Station in around 6 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Dornie via Inverness, Kyle of Lochalsh, and Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway in around 7 h 57 min.

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
3 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$198
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre to Tyndrum, Public Toilets
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Dornie is 205 km. The road distance is 311 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dornie is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dornie is to drive which takes 3 h 41 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Dornie. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Dornie, Bridge Rd End (Bus Lay-by) via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Edinburgh to Dornie, including transfers.