There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Loch Ness by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  37 min

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

$3 - $9

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Taxi  •  22 min

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Loch Ness 16 miles

$3 - $5

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

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

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The distance between Inverness and Loch Ness is 15 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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

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

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The nearest airport to Loch Ness is Inverness (INV) Airport which is 22.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Aberdeen (ABZ) (84.7 miles), Stornoway (SYY) (94.1 miles), Glasgow (GLA) (99.8 miles) and Edinburgh (EDI) (102.7 miles).

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Inverness to Loch Ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Inverness station.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Loch Ness.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Loch Ness hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min. Stagecoach UK also services this route once 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Loch Ness
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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