There are 5 ways to get from Inverness to The Cairngorms by train, taxi, bus 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, taxi  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore
  2. Take a taxi from Aviemore to The Cairngorms

$37 - $51

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kincraig, Community Hall M91

$50 - $63

Bus, line 32 bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) 34X / ...
  2. Take the line 32 bus from Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) to Kincraig, Community Hall 32 / ...

$46 - $60

Taxi  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to The Cairngorms 42.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to The Cairngorms 42.2 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Inverness to The Cairngorms is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Inverness to The Cairngorms is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Inverness and The Cairngorms is 32 miles. The road distance is 42.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Inverness to The Cairngorms, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and The Cairngorms, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to The Cairngorms 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
LNER
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kincraig, Community Hall
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) to Kincraig, Community Hall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Aviemore to The Cairngorms
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31

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