There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Durness by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Durness, Post Office 805

$89 - $101

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Train, bus via Perth  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Durness, Post Office 805

$72 - $101

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Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Durness, Post Office 805

$73 - $86

Bus via Halbeath, Park & Ride  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride X27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Durness, Post Office 805

$81 - $97

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Durness 272.6 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Wick (WIC) EDI - WIC
  3. Take the bus from Thurso, Princes Street (Taxi Rank) to Durness, Visitor Centre (Post Office)

$129 - $398

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow station to Durness. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Durness, Post Office via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Durness is 189 miles. The road distance is 272.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Durness without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Glasgow to Durness, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Glasgow to Durness bus services, operated by The Durness Bus, arrive at Durness, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Durness is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Glasgow to Durness.

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Loganair offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Wick Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Durness. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Durness.
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  • Distance: 188.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Durness via Inverness, Bus Station in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Wick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
LNER
Bus operators
The Durness Bus
Phone
01971 511 223
Email
info@thedurnessbus.com
Website
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Durness, Post Office
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Thurso, Princes Street (Taxi Rank) to Durness, Visitor Centre (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
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
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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