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There are 4 ways to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 62 bus

  1. Take the line 62 bus from Helmsdale, Petrol Station to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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  1. Take the train from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle

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  1. Take a taxi from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle

Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Helmsdale and Dunrobin Castle is around 22 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 20 min. Operated by Stagecoach Highlands, the Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Helmsdale, Petrol Station and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
22 min
Fastest journey time:
20 min
Journey distance:
16 miles
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:11
Last service departs at:
15:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle bus and walk schedules

Helmsdale → Dunrobin Castle
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The cheapest way to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Helmsdale, Petrol Station station and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Helmsdale and arriving at Dunrobin Castle. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Helmsdale and Dunrobin Castle is 14 miles. The road distance is 15.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to line 62 bus which takes 35 min and costs £3 - £5.

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The line 62 bus from Helmsdale, Petrol Station to Golspie, Dunrobin Station takes 22 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Helmsdale, Petrol Station.

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Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Helmsdale station.

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The best way to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle is to line 62 bus which takes 35 min and costs £3 - £5. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £10 and takes 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Helmsdale, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Helmsdale, Petrol Station to Golspie, Dunrobin Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, First ScotRail Service operates a train from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle 3 times a day. Tickets cost £3 - £10 and the journey takes 22 min.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £10
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£7 - £10
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Helmsdale, Petrol Station to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Other operators
Taxi from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40

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Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dunrobin Castle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Helmsdale to Dunrobin Castle.

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