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

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, King Street to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm 917 / ...

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, King Street and arriving at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 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 best way to get from Inverness to Loch Ness without a car is to bus which takes 36 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The bus from Inverness, King Street to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm takes 36 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Inverness to Loch Ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Loch Ness is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Inverness to Loch Ness.

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There are 538+ hotels available in Loch Ness. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Loch Ness.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Loch Ness every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 36 min. Stagecoach Highlands also services this route 6 times a week.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, King Street to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
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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