There are 4 ways to get from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 702 bus, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Gairloch, The Sheiling to Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) 705
  2. Take the line 702 bus from Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) to Strathcarron, Station (Strathcarron Hotel) 702
  3. Take the train from Strathcarron to Kyle of Lochalsh

$27 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus, line 153 bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Gairloch, The Sheiling to Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) 705
  2. Take the line 153 bus from Lochcarron, Colonel's Road to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 153

$28

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Gairloch, The Sheiling to Inverness, Bus Station 700
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 917

$39 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh 68 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh. However, there are services departing from Gairloch, The Sheiling and arriving at Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway via Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) and Lochcarron, Colonel's Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Gairloch and Kyle of Lochalsh is 31 miles. The road distance is 68 miles.

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The best way to get from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh without a car is to bus and line 702 bus and train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh, including transfers.

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Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh bus services, operated by Westerbus, depart from Gairloch, The Sheiling station.

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Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Kyle of Lochalsh. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh.
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  • Distance: 30.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Gairloch to Kyle of Lochalsh via Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) and Lochcarron, Colonel's Road in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Strathcarron to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Westerbus
Phone
01445 712255
Bus from Gairloch, The Sheiling to Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Gairloch, The Sheiling to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
DMK Motors
Phone
+44 1520 722682
Bus from Shieldaig, Telephone Kiosk (Telephone Box) to Strathcarron, Station (Strathcarron Hotel)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lochcarron, Colonel's Road to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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

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