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There are 9 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly London Gatwick to Inverness, bus  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Inverness (INV) LGW - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Bus  •  17h 52m

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3 Oxf
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Inverness M90 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station X99

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Fly London Gatwick to Aberdeen, train, bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Aberdeen (ABZ) LGW - ABZ
  2. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Inverness, bus  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Inverness (INV) LHR - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train to London Luton, fly to Inverness, bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV) LTN - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train, bus  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station X99

Train  •  14h 6m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  4. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Train, night train  •  16h 23m

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the night train from Finsbury Park to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Drive  •  10h 50m

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle 640.9 miles

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle by train, walk and bus

The journey time between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Dunrobin Castle is around 29h 14m and covers a distance of around 664 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 18h 52m. The fastest journey normally takes 28h 32m. Operated by Thameslink, LNER and Stagecoach Highlands, the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Gatwick Airport and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 22m
Layover time:
18h 52m
Total time:
29h 14m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
28h 32m
Journey distance:
664 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
£98
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:06
Last service departs at:
11:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle train, walk and bus schedules

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The most affordable way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle is to fly and bus, which costs £40 - £130 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle is to fly and bus which costs £40 - £130 and takes 5h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from London Gatwick Airport and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Edinburgh Bus Station and Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Dunrobin Castle via London Euston, Glasgow Queen Street and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 6m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Dunrobin Castle is 498 miles. The road distance is 640.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 12h 32m and costs £95 - £600.

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It takes approximately 5h 44m to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from London Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle is to train which takes 14h 6m and costs £210 - £750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £100 and takes 17h 52m.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 498 miles
  • Duration: 5h 44m

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle via London St Pancras International LL, London Euston, Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, Inverness, and Dunrobin Castle in around 14h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Edinburgh Bus Station, Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2, and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 17h 52m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from London Gatwick to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £140
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £320
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £410
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dyce to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £65
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£90 - £120
Train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £17
Train from Gatwick Airport to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £18
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £550
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single
£240 - £350
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£390 - £550
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £20
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
National Express
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
Scottish Citylink

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Dunrobin Castle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle is 641 miles. It takes approximately 10h 50m to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dunrobin Castle.

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easyJet offers flights from London Gatwick Airport to Inverness Airport.

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