There are 3 ways to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 201 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Aberdeen
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Union Square Bus Station to Banchory, Mount Street 201 / ...

$42 - $64

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grantown on Spey to Ballater 38.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Grantown on Spey to Ballater 38.5 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between Grantown on Spey, Scotland and Ballater, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Grantown on Spey to Ballater. However, you can take the bus to Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter), take the bus to Inverness, Marks and Spencer, take the walk to Inverness, take the train to Aberdeen, take the walk to Union Square Bus Station, take the line 201 bus to Banchory, Mount Street, then take the line 201 bus to Ballater, Golf Road. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ballater.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Other operators
Taxi from Grantown on Spey to Ballater
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grantown on Spey to Ballater?

The distance between Grantown on Spey and Ballater is 46 km. The road distance is 62 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater?

The cheapest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater?

The quickest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs £80 - £95.

How long does it take to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater?

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Grantown on Spey to Ballater, including transfers.