There are 6 ways to get from Inverness to Stirling by train, bus, night 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

Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Stirling

$28 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Scotland to Stirling, Scotland National Express

$14 - $19

4 alternative options

Train via Perth  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Stirling

$29 - $54

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride M90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Stirling, Bus Station M8 / ...

$29 - $43

Night train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from Inverness to Stirling

$28 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Stirling 144.3 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Stirling is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Stirling is to drive which takes 2 h 34 min and costs £23 - £35.

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The distance between Inverness and Stirling is 152 km. The road distance is 231 km.

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The train from Inverness to Stirling takes 2 h 41 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Scotland and arriving at Stirling, Scotland. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Stirling. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Stirling 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Virgin Trains East Coast also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Inverness to Stirling twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Stirling
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Perth to Stirling
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Inverness to Stirling
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$24 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Perth to Stirling
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$8 - $13
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Stirling
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Broxden, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Broxden, Park and Ride to Stirling, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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