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

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Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Castletown, Ross Cottage (Bus Stop) X99

$59 - $64

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Thurso

$78 - $98

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Dunnet Head 119.2 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Inverness and Dunnet Head is 88 miles. The road distance is 119.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Dunnet Head without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Inverness to Dunnet Head, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Dunnet Head is to bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 9 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Dunnet Head is 119 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Inverness to Dunnet Head.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Dunnet Head. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Dunnet Head.
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  • Distance: 88.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Dunnet Head, Scotland?

Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Inverness to Dunnet Head 4 times a day. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Dunnet Head 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Thurso
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer to Castletown, Ross Cottage (Bus Stop)
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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