There are 5 ways to get from Grantown on Spey to Forres 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 34 bus, train  •  2 h 52 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 Forres

$25 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 34 bus, train via Inverness  •  3 h 34 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 Forres

$24 - $36

3 alternative options

Line 34 bus, bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 34 bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station) 34 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station G10 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) 10 / ...

$27 - $31

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grantown on Spey to Forres 33.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Grantown on Spey to Forres 33.5 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Grantown on Spey to Forres. However, there are services departing from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) and arriving at Forres, Cumming Street via Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) and Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Grantown on Spey and Forres is 19 miles. The road distance is 33.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Grantown on Spey to Forres without a car is to line 34 bus and train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Grantown on Spey to Forres, including transfers.

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Grantown on Spey to Forres bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) station.

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Grantown on Spey to Forres bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter).

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Yes, the driving distance between Grantown on Spey to Forres is 33 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Grantown on Spey to Forres.

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There are 199+ hotels available in Forres. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grantown on Spey to Forres.
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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Grantown on Spey to Forres via Aviemore, Station (Railway Station), Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel, Inverness, Bus Station, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), and Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter) in around 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aviemore to Forres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Train from Aviemore to Inverness
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Inverness to Forres
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
LNER
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Grantown-on-Spey, The Square (Bus Shelter) to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aviemore, Cairngorm Hotel to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Nairn, Bus Station (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grantown on Spey to Forres
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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