There are 2 ways to get from Inverness to Callanish by bus, ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal Cm25

$33 - $44

1 alternative option

Fly, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Stornoway (SYY) INV - SYY
  2. Take the bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Callanish, South Rd End

$85 - $166

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Callanish, Eilean Siar, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Inverness to Callanish. However, you can take the bus to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Ullapool Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Stornoway, Bus Station, then take the bus to Callanish, South Rd End. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport), take the walk to Inverness airport, fly to Stornoway, take the walk to Branahuie, Number 10, take the bus to Stornoway, Bus Station, then take the bus to Callanish.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Stornoway
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Bus operators
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
MacLennan Coaches
Phone
+44 1851 702114
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Callanish, South Rd End
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Murdo MacIver
Phone
01851 643218
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Callanish, South Rd End
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Inverness to Callanish?

The distance between Inverness and Callanish is 169 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Inverness to Callanish?

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Callanish is to bus and ferry which costs £23 - £35 and takes 6 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Inverness to Callanish?

The quickest way to get from Inverness to Callanish is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 54 min and costs £60 - £120.

How long does it take to get from Inverness to Callanish?

It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Inverness to Callanish, including transfers.