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

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter 915 / ...

$35 - $50

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Bus via Fort William, Bus Station  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter 915 / ...

$36 - $50

2 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh

$55 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Kyleakin 178.7 miles

$35 - $60

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Kyleakin. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Kyle of Lochalsh via Perth and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Kyleakin is 113 miles. The road distance is 178.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Kyleakin without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter takes 5 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Glasgow to Kyleakin train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow to Kyleakin is to bus which takes 5 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 39 min.

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Glasgow to Kyleakin bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter station.

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Glasgow to Kyleakin train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Kyle of Lochalsh station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Kyleakin.
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  • Distance: 112.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Kyleakin every 2 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Glasgow to Kyleakin via Perth and Inverness in around 7 h 39 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 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
Train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $27
LNER
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Kyleakin, Shorefront Shelter
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow to Kyleakin is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Glasgow to Kyleakin.

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