There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh by train, bus, night train or car

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Train, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 917

$49 - $86

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Night train, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Spean Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 916 / ...

$43 - $61

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Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 917

$48 - $66

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh

$53 - $88

Bus via Tyndrum, Public Toilets  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunfermline, Kingsgate Centre to Tyndrum, Public Toilets 266
  2. Take the bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 916 / ...

$56 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh 202.3 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Kyle of Lochalsh. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) and arriving at Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Kyle of Lochalsh via Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Kyle of Lochalsh is 133 miles. The road distance is 202.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12).

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Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh is to bus which takes 6 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway station.

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Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kyle of Lochalsh station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh.
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  • Distance: 133.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh via Inverness, Bus Station in around 6 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh via Inverness in around 7 h 4 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
$45 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $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 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Tyndrum, Public Toilets to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to drive from Edinburgh to Kyle of Lochalsh.

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