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There are 12 ways to get from London to Dunrobin Castle by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Train

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Inverness
  3. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to Dunrobin Castle

Fly London Heathrow to Inverness, bus

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

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Inverness, bus

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

Train to London Luton, fly to Inverness, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Inverness (INV)
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Fly London Heathrow to Aberdeen, train, bus

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

Fly London City to Edinburgh, train, bus

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI)
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train to London Luton, fly to Aberdeen, train, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Aberdeen (ABZ)
  3. Take the train from Dyce to Inverness
  4. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Aberdeen, train, bus

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

London to Dunrobin Castle by train, bus and walk

The journey time between London and Dunrobin Castle is around 28h 20m and covers a distance of around 634 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 18h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 27h 38m. Operated by LNER and Stagecoach Highlands, the London to Dunrobin Castle service departs from London Kings Cross 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:
9h 38m
Layover time:
18h 41m
Total time:
28h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
27h 38m
Journey distance:
634 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
£85
Carbon emissions:
59 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:00
Last service departs at:
12:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Dunrobin Castle train, bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from London to Dunrobin Castle is to bus which costs £35 - £95 and takes 16h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Dunrobin Castle is to fly and bus which costs £55 - £250 and takes 6h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Dunrobin Castle. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Dunrobin Castle via Glasgow Queen Street and Inverness. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 20m.

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The distance between London and Dunrobin Castle is 475 miles. The road distance is 604 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 41m and costs £85 - £600.

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It takes approximately 10h 41m to get from London to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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London to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Dunrobin Castle train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from London to Dunrobin Castle is to train which takes 12h 20m and costs £200 - £700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £95 and takes 16h 28m.

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Map of how to get from London to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 475 miles
  • Duration: 10h 41m

What companies run services between London, England and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

You can take a train from London Euston to Dunrobin Castle via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, Inverness, and Dunrobin Castle in around 12h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Dunrobin Castle via Edinburgh, Bus Station, Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2, and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 16h 28m.

Airlines
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
Flights from London Heathrow to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £280
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from London Luton to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from London Luton to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Flights from London Gatwick to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Inverness via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £410
Train operators
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
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
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
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 Edinburgh Gateway to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £110
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
East Midlands Railways
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 Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £40
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£15 - £19
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 Heathrow Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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London to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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London 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 to Dunrobin Castle is 604 miles. It takes approximately 10h 20m to drive from London to Dunrobin Castle.

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Loganair, KLM and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Dunrobin Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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