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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Carrbridge

£49 - £114

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Bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel M90 / ...

£23 - £35

2 alternative options

Night train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Aviemore

£40 - £44

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr 137.7 miles

£20 - £30

Edinburgh to Skye of Curr by bus

The bus journey time between Edinburgh and Skye of Curr is around 6h 56m and covers a distance of around 149 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 3m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach In The Highlands, the Edinburgh to Skye of Curr bus service departs from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrives in Dulnain Bridge, Post Office. Typically 18 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
6h 56m
Fastest bus time:
4h 3m
Buses per week:
18
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:00
Last bus departs at:
19:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Skye of Curr bus schedules

Edinburgh → Skye of Curr
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh station to Skye of Curr. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arriving at Dulnain Bridge, Post Office via Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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It is 95 miles from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr. It is approximately 137.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr without a car is to train which takes 3h 15m and costs £45 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Skye of Curr bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr is to train which takes 3h 15m and costs £45 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 4h 43m.

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Edinburgh to Skye of Curr bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Skye of Curr is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from Edinburgh to Skye of Curr.

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  • Distance: 95.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Skye of Curr, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Edinburgh to Carrbridge twice daily. Tickets cost £30 - £95 and the journey takes 3h 6m. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel every 4 hours. Tickets cost £23 - £35 and the journey takes 3h.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Carrbridge
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £95
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Scottish Citylink

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