There are 4 ways to get from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer 11A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Tain, Post Office X99

$17

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Bus, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer 11A / ...
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Tain

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain 40.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain 40.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain. However, there are services departing from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) and arriving at Tain, Post Office via Inverness, Marks and Spencer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Inverness Airport (INV) and Tain is 19 miles. The road distance is 40.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain, including transfers.

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Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) station.

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Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Tain, Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain is 41 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain.

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Map of how to get from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain.
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  • Distance: 18.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

What companies run services between Inverness Airport (INV), Scotland and Tain, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain via Inverness, Marks and Spencer in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Tain
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Tain, Post Office
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach North Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport) to Inverness, Marks and Spencer
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness Airport (INV) to Tain
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Inverness Taxis
Phone
+44 1463 222222
Website
inverness-taxis.com
Inverness Airport Taxi
Phone
+44 1463 264064
Website
inverness-airport-taxi.co.uk
City Taxis Inverness LTD
Phone
+44 1463 222555
Website
citytaxisinverness.co.uk

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