There are 6 ways to get from Grantown on Spey to Elgin by bus, train, taxi 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

Line 364 bus, line 362 bus, line 36 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 364 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Tomintoul, The Square 364
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Tomintoul, The Square to Aberlour, The Square 362
  3. Take the line 36 bus from Aberlour, The Square to Elgin, Bus Station 36

$17 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus, line 10 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer 34X / ...
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) 10 / ...
  3. Take the line 10 bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station 10 / ...

$10 - $17

4 alternative options

Line 34 bus, train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station) 34 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aviemore to Elgin

$24 - $31

Line 34 bus, train via Inverness  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station) 34 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aviemore to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Elgin

$23 - $37

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grantown on Spey to Elgin 35.2 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Grantown on Spey to Elgin 35.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Elgin is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grantown on Spey to Elgin is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 44 min.

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The distance between Grantown on Spey and Elgin is 25 miles. The road distance is 35.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Grantown on Spey to Elgin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grantown on Spey to Elgin station. However, there are services departing from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) and arriving at Elgin, Bus Station via Tomintoul, The Square and Aberlour, The Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The nearest airport to Elgin is Inverness (INV) Airport which is 28.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Aberdeen (ABZ) (52.1 miles), Wick (WIC) (56.5 miles), Kirkwall (KOI) (91.9 miles) and Stornoway (SYY) (117.5 miles).

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Map of how to get from Grantown on Spey to Elgin.
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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a bus from Grantown on Spey to Elgin via Tomintoul, The Square and Aberlour, The Square in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Elgin
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $26
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Train from Inverness to Elgin
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
LNER
Bus operators
Moray Council
Phone
0300 123 4565
Email
transport@moray.gov.uk
Website
moray.gov.uk
Bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Tomintoul, The Square
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
moray.gov.uk
Deveron Coaches
Phone
01542 836 363
Email
enquiries@deveroncoaches.com
Website
deveroncoaches.com
Bus from Tomintoul, The Square to Aberlour, The Square
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
deveroncoaches.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberlour, The Square to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) to Elgin, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grantown on Spey to Elgin
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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