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There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Braemar by train, bus or car

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Train, line 31 bus, drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Aviemore, Station to Cairngorm Ski Centre, Car Park 31
  3. Drive from Cairngorm Ski Centre, Car Park to Braemar

$27 - $46

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore
  2. Drive from Aviemore to Braemar

$23 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Inverness to Braemar 78.6 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Braemar is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Braemar is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 32m.

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The distance between Inverness and Braemar is 45 miles. The road distance is 78.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Inverness to Braemar, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Braemar is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Inverness to Braemar.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Braemar. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Braemar.
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  • Distance: 45.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Inverness to Braemar. However, you can take the train to Aviemore, take the walk to Aviemore, Station, take the line 31 bus to Cairngorm Ski Centre, Car Park, then take the drive to Braemar. Alternatively, you can take the train to Aviemore then take the drive to Braemar.

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
32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aviemore, Station to Cairngorm Ski Centre, Car Park
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands

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