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

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Bus, ferry  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 961 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Ullapool Ferry Terminal to Stornoway Lewis Ferry Terminal Cm25

$31 - $39

1 alternative option

Fly, bus  •  4 h 51 min

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

$86 - $166

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The distance between Inverness and Callanish is 106 miles.

The best way to get from Inverness to Callanish without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 6 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Inverness to Callanish, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Inverness Airport to Stornoway Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Inverness Airport to Stornoway Airport.

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There are 97+ hotels available in Callanish. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Callanish.
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  • Distance: 105.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

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
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
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
$18
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
MacLennan Coaches
Phone
+44 1851 702114
Bus from Stornoway, Bus Station to Callanish, South Rd End
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
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
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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