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There are 3 ways to get from Plockton to Sligachan by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Plockton to Kyle of Lochalsh
  2. Take the bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Sligachan, Hotel

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Plockton to Sligachan

Drive

  1. Drive from Plockton to Sligachan

Plockton to Sligachan by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Plockton and Sligachan is around 2h 14m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 15m. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 9m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, Stagecoach Highlands and Scottish Citylink. Typically 26 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
59 min
Layover time:
1h 15m
Total time:
2h 14m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 9m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
26
Cheapest price:
£7
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:17
Last service departs at:
20:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plockton to Sligachan train, bus and walk schedules

Plockton → Sligachan
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  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sligachan is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sligachan is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Sligachan is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plockton to Sligachan is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plockton to Sligachan is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Plockton and Sligachan is 20 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Plockton to Sligachan without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 3m and costs £6 - £13.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Plockton to Sligachan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plockton to Sligachan is 32 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Plockton to Sligachan.

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There are 312+ hotels available in Sligachan. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 20 miles
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Plockton, Scotland and Sligachan, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Plockton to Sligachan. However, you can take the train to Kyle of Lochalsh, take the walk to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway, take the bus to Sligachan, Hotel, then take the walk to Sligachan. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sligachan.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Plockton to Kyle of Lochalsh
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway to Sligachan, Hotel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Scottish Citylink
Other operators
Taxi from Plockton to Sligachan
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Kyle Taxi Company
Phone
+44 1599 534 323
Website
lochalsh.net

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