There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Loch Ness by bus, taxi 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  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 917 / ...

$4 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to Loch Ness 16 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Loch Ness 16 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Loch Ness, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Loch Ness every 2 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 37 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route twice daily.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Loch Ness
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Inverness Taxis
Phone
+44 1463 222222
Website
inverness-taxis.com
Inverness Airport Taxi
Phone
+44 1463 264064
Website
inverness-airport-taxi.co.uk
City Taxis Inverness LTD
Phone
+44 1463 222555
Website
citytaxisinverness.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Inverness and Loch Ness is 24 km. The road distance is 26 km.

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Loch Ness is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Inverness to Loch Ness is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £30 - £40.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

The bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.