There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Mallaig 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  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...

$31 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) 919 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fort William to Mallaig

$28 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Mallaig 103.1 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Inverness station to Mallaig. However, there are services departing from Inverness, Bus Station and arriving at Mallaig, Ferry Terminal via Fort William Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

More details

The distance between Inverness and Mallaig is 69 miles. The road distance is 103.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Inverness to Mallaig without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 13 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Inverness to Mallaig, including transfers.

More details

Inverness to Mallaig bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Inverness, Bus Station.

More details

Inverness to Mallaig bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Mallaig, Ferry Terminal station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Mallaig is 103 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Inverness to Mallaig.

Get driving directions

There are 35+ hotels available in Mallaig. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Inverness to Mallaig.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 68.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Mallaig, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Inverness to Mallaig via Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) and Fort William Bus Station in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Website
shielbuses.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.