There are 4 ways to get from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal by bus, train 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

Bus John O'Groats Ferries  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to John o' Groats, Car Park Jg2

$37 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus via Wick, Bus Terminal  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Bus Terminal X99

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Thurso

$47 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal 120 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Gills Bay Ferry Terminal is 90 miles. The road distance is 120 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Gills, Bus Shelter via John o' Groats, Car Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Gills Bay Ferry Terminal, Scotland?

John O'Groats Ferries operates a bus from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Gills Bay Ferry Terminal 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
John O'Groats Ferries
Phone
+44 (0)1955 611353
Website
jogferry.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to John o' Groats, Car Park
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
jogferry.co.uk
Stagecoach UK

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