There are 6 ways to get from Glasgow to Gairloch by train, bus 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, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Gairloch, The Sheiling 700

$78 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Scotland to Inverness, Scotland National Express
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Gairloch, The Sheiling 700

$43 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station G10
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Gairloch, The Sheiling 700

$61 - $74

Train, bus via Perth  •  7 h 15 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 Gairloch, The Sheiling 700

$60 - $94

Train, bus via Dingwall, Tesco (Tesco Superstore)  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Dingwall, Tesco (Tesco Superstore) to Gairloch, The Sheiling 711

$81 - $97

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Gairloch 238.2 miles

$50 - $75

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

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Gairloch via Inverness, Bus Station in around 6 h 30 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 Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $25
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin Trains East Coast
Bus operators
Westerbus
Phone
01445 712255
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Gairloch, The Sheiling
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Dingwall, Tesco (Tesco Superstore) to Gairloch, The Sheiling
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Gairloch is 224 km. The road distance is 381 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Gairloch is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 8 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Gairloch is to drive which takes 4 h 18 min and costs £35 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Gairloch. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Gairloch, The Sheiling via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Glasgow to Gairloch, including transfers.