There are 3 ways to get from Mallaig to Inverness by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...

$30 - $37

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Train, bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Mallaig to Spean Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Inverness, King Street 919 / ...

$28 - $37

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Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Inverness 103.1 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Mallaig to Inverness is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mallaig to Inverness is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mallaig to Inverness station. However, there are services departing from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Mallaig and Inverness is 69 miles. The road distance is 103.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Mallaig to Inverness without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £23 - £29.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Mallaig to Inverness, including transfers.

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Mallaig to Inverness bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, depart from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mallaig to Inverness is 103 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Mallaig to Inverness.

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There are 697+ hotels available in Inverness. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mallaig to Inverness.
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  • Distance: 68.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Mallaig, Scotland and Inverness, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Mallaig to Inverness via Fort William Bus Station and Fort William, Bus Station in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Mallaig to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Inverness, King Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Inverness, King Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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