There are 4 ways to get from Elgin to Nairn by train, bus, taxi 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  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Elgin to Nairn

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 10 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Elgin, Bus Station to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) 10 / ...

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Elgin to Nairn 22.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Elgin to Nairn 22.8 miles

$4 - $8

What companies run services between Elgin, Scotland and Nairn, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Elgin to Nairn hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Elgin to Nairn every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Elgin to Nairn
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Other operators
Taxi from Elgin to Nairn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Elgin to Nairn?

The distance between Elgin and Nairn is 34 km. The road distance is 36 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Elgin to Nairn?

The cheapest way to get from Elgin to Nairn is to line 10 bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Elgin to Nairn?

The quickest way to get from Elgin to Nairn is to train which takes 23 min and costs £6 - £8.

Is there a direct train between Elgin and Nairn?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Elgin and arriving at Nairn. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between Elgin and Nairn?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elgin, Bus Station and arriving at Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Elgin to Nairn?

The train from Elgin to Nairn takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.