There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Dufftown by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Keith

$65 - $78

Cheapest option

Bus, line 10 bus, line 36 bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) 10 / ...
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station 10 / ...
  4. Take the line 36 bus from Elgin, Bus Station to Dufftown, The Clock Tower 36

$60 - $73

2 alternative options

Train via Aberdeen  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
  2. Take the train from Aberdeen to Keith

$64 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Dufftown 159.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Dufftown is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Dufftown is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Dufftown. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Dufftown, The Clock Tower via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) and Elgin, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Dufftown is 118 miles. The road distance is 159.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Dufftown without a car is to train which takes 5 h 17 min and costs £45 - £60.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Glasgow to Dufftown, including transfers.

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Glasgow to Dufftown bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Dufftown is to train which takes 5 h 17 min and costs £45 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 10 bus and line 36 bus, which costs £45 - £55 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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Glasgow to Dufftown bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Dufftown, The Clock Tower station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Dufftown is 160 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Glasgow to Dufftown.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Dufftown. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Dufftown.
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  • Distance: 118 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Dufftown, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow to Dufftown 5 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glasgow to Dufftown via Inverness, Bus Station, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter), and Elgin, Bus Station in around 6 h 45 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Keith
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Aberdeen to Keith
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Elgin, Bus Station to Dufftown, The Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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