There are 3 ways to get from Inverness to Wick by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2h 54m
£16 - £24
2 alternative options
Train • 4h 22m
£35 - £110
Drive • 2h 11m
£15 - £23
Inverness to Wick by bus
The bus journey time between Inverness and Wick is around 2h 56m and covers a distance of around 106 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 54m. Operated by Stagecoach Highlands, the Inverness to Wick bus service departs from Inverness, Bus Station and arrives in Wick, Town Hall. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Inverness to Wick bus schedules
Buses departing Saturday, May 15, 2021
Buses departing Sunday, May 16, 2021
Buses departing Monday, May 17, 2021
Buses departing Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Buses departing Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Buses departing Thursday, May 20, 2021
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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Inverness to Wick is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2h 11m.
The quickest way to get from Inverness to Wick is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2h 11m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Inverness, Bus Station station and arriving at Wick, Town Hall. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 54m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Inverness and arriving at Wick. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 22m.
The distance between Inverness and Wick is 79 miles. The road distance is 102.1 miles.
The best way to get from Inverness to Wick without a car is to bus which takes 2h 54m and costs £16 - £24.
The bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall takes 2h 54m including transfers and departs twice daily.
Inverness to Wick bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Inverness, Bus Station.
Inverness to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Inverness station.
The best way to get from Inverness to Wick is to bus which takes 2h 54m and costs £16 - £24. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £110 and takes 4h 22m.
What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Wick, Scotland?
Stagecoach Highlands operates a bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Wick, Town Hall twice daily. Tickets cost £16 - £24 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Inverness to Wick 3 times a day. Tickets cost £35 - £110 and the journey takes 4h 22m.
Train from Inverness to Wick
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 22m
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- £35 - £110
- Anytime Day Single
- £35 - £55
- Anytime Day Single 1st Class
- £85 - £110
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Inverness to Wick bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Wick, Town Hall station.
Inverness to Wick train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Wick station.
Yes, the driving distance between Inverness to Wick is 102 miles. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Inverness to Wick.
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