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There are 5 ways to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train or car

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Line 37 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square to Aviemore, Station
  2. Take the bus from Aviemore Train Station to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Line 37 bus, train, bus

  1. Take the line 37 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square to Aviemore, Station
  2. Take the train from Aviemore to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Aviemore Train Station to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Train

  1. Take the train from Aviemore to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle

Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Grantown-on-Spey and Dunrobin Castle is around 4h 17m and covers a distance of around 107 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 22m. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 2m. Operated by Stagecoach Highlands, Megabus UK and Scottish Citylink, the Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 55m
Layover time:
1h 22m
Total time:
4h 17m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 2m
Journey distance:
107 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
£19
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:36
Last service departs at:
14:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle bus and walk schedules

Grantown-on-Spey → Dunrobin Castle
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dunrobin Castle is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dunrobin Castle is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Dunrobin Castle is 1 metre.

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The most affordable way to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle is to drive, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £13 - £19 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Aviemore Train Station and Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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The distance between Grantown-on-Spey and Dunrobin Castle is 47 miles. The road distance is 83.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to line 37 bus and bus which takes 4h 32m and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square station.

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The best way to get from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle is to line 37 bus and bus which takes 4h 32m and costs £19 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £25 - £140 and takes 5h 47m.

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Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle.

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  • Distance: 47 miles
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Grantown-on-Spey, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle via Aviemore Train Station, Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2, and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 4h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Grantown-on-Spey to Dunrobin Castle via Aviemore, Station, Aviemore, Inverness, and Dunrobin Castle in around 5h 47m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
Train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square to Aviemore, Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Megabus UK
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Scottish Citylink

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