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There are 5 ways to get from Inverness to Aviemore by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

$11 - $20

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Aviemore, Station G10 / ...

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Night train  •  48 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Aviemore

$16 - $24

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to Aviemore 30.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Aviemore 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Aviemore is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Aviemore is to train which costs £8 - £16 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Aviemore, Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Aviemore. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Aviemore is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Aviemore without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs £8 - £16.

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The train from Inverness to Aviemore takes 32 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Inverness to Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Inverness to Aviemore is to train which takes 32 min and costs £8 - £16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Aviemore.
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  • Distance: 24.9 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Aviemore, Highland, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Aviemore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $14 and the journey takes 32 min. LNER also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Aviemore hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 44 min. Stagecoach Highlands also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
LNER
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Aviemore, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 Aviemore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Aviemore is 30 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Inverness to Aviemore.

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