There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Portree by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) 917

$24 - $35

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
  2. Take the bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) 917 / ...

$32 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Portree 114.2 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Portree is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Portree is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial). Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Portree is 74 miles. The road distance is 114.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Portree without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £18 - £26.

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The bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) takes 3 h 17 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Inverness to Portree bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Portree is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Inverness to Portree.

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There are 268+ hotels available in Portree. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 74 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Portree every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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