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There are 4 ways to get from Inverness to Alness by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Alness, Royal Bank of Scotland X98

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Alness

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to Alness 20.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Alness 20.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Alness is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Alness is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Alness, Royal Bank of Scotland. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Alness. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Alness is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Alness without a car is to bus which takes 31 min and costs .

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The bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Alness, Royal Bank of Scotland takes 31 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Inverness to Alness bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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Inverness to Alness train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Alness is to bus which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 48 min.

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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Alness, Scotland?

Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Inverness to Alness twice daily, and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Alness 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Alness
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Alness, Royal Bank of Scotland
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Alness
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Inverness to Alness bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Alness, Royal Bank of Scotland station.

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Inverness to Alness train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Alness station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Alness is 20 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Inverness to Alness.

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