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

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

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

$90 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) 917

$29 - $42

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Carbost 113.1 miles

$24 - $35

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Carbost 3 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 10 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
$24 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
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 (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Kyle of Lochalsh to Carbost
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Inverness to Carbost?

The distance between Inverness and Carbost is 129 km. The road distance is 181 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Carbost is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Inverness to Carbost is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs £17 - £26.

Is there a direct bus between Inverness and Carbost?

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness to Carbost. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Carbost, Post Office via Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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

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