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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Inverness, Bus Station 917

$25 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway 917 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kyle of Lochalsh to Inverness

$33 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Portree to Inverness 113.4 miles

$24 - $35

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Portree to Inverness every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Kyle of Lochalsh to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $30
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Kyle of Lochalsh, Harbour Slipway
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portree and Inverness is 118 km. The road distance is 181 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portree to Inverness is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Portree to Inverness is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs £18 - £27.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

The bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Inverness, Bus Station takes 3 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.