There are 4 ways to get from Inverness to Tain by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Tain

£9 - £28

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Bus  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Tain, Post Office 25X / ...

£6 - £9

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Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to Tain 33.3 miles

£70 - £85

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Tain 33.3 miles

£5 - £9

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The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Tain is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to Tain is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Tain, Post Office. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Tain. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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The distance between Inverness and Tain is 24 miles. The road distance is 33.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Tain without a car is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £9 - £28.

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The train from Inverness to Tain takes 1h 12m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Inverness to Tain bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Inverness, Bus Station.

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Inverness to Tain train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.

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

ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Tain 5 times a day. Tickets cost £9 - £28 and the journey takes 1h 12m. Alternatively, Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Tain, Post Office every 2 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 1h 21m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Tain
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£22 - £28
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Tain, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Tain
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
£70 - £85
Taxi Inverness
Phone
+44 1463 800 069
Website
taxiinverness.co.uk
Inverness Taxis
Phone
+44 1463 222 222
Website
inverness-taxis.com
Highland Cabs Inverness
Phone
+44 1463 333 333
Website
highlandcabs.com
City Taxis Inverness
Phone
+44 1463 555 555
Website
invernesscitytaxis.com
Capital Taxis Inverness
Phone
+44 1463 808 080
Website
capitaltaxisinverness.co.uk
A2B Taxis Inverness
Phone
+4 1463 807 060
Website
a2btaxisinverness.co.uk

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The best way to get from Inverness to Tain is to train which takes 1h 12m and costs £9 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 21m.

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Inverness to Tain bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Tain, Post Office station.

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Inverness to Tain train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Tain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Tain is 33 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Inverness to Tain.

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