There are 5 ways to get from Inverness to Urquhart Castle by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle) 917 / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus via Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier 917 / ...

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 513 bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 513 bus from Inshes, Raigmore Hospital to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle) 513

$8

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Inverness to Urquhart Castle 17.3 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Inverness to Urquhart Castle 17.3 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Inverness and Urquhart Castle is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Urquhart Castle without a car is to bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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The bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle) takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Inverness to Urquhart Castle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Urquhart Castle is 17 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Inverness to Urquhart Castle.

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There are 585+ hotels available in Urquhart Castle. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Urquhart Castle.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Urquhart Castle, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Inverness to Urquhart Castle hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inshes, Raigmore Hospital to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Urquhart Castle, Car Park (Urquhart Castle)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
D + E Coaches
Phone
01463 222 444
Email
info@decoaches.co.uk
Website
decoaches.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Abbey National (Falcon Square) to Drumnadrochit, Temple Pier
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
decoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Inverness to Urquhart Castle
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Inverness Taxis
Phone
+44 1463 222222
Website
inverness-taxis.com
Inverness Airport Taxi
Phone
+44 1463 264064
Website
inverness-airport-taxi.co.uk
City Taxis Inverness LTD
Phone
+44 1463 222555
Website
citytaxisinverness.co.uk

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