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

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
  2. Take a taxi from Kyle of Lochalsh to Carbost

$83 - $103

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Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square 917

$27 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Carbost 113.1 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Carbost is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Carbost is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Carbost. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Carbost, Post Office via Portree, Somerled Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Carbost is 81 miles. The road distance is 113.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Carbost without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £60 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Inverness to Carbost, including transfers.

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

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Inverness to Carbost bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Portree, Somerled Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Carbost is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Inverness to Carbost.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Carbost. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Carbost.
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Carbost twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kyle of Lochalsh to Carbost
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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