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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. X99

$17 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 49 min

$42 - $58

Bus via Thurso, Sir Georges Street Church (Bus Shelter)  •  4 h 51 min

  1. X99

$20 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. 110.9 miles

$23 - $35

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

Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Scrabster to Inverness 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Scrabster to Inverness 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Thurso to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Thurso, Sir Georges Street Church (Bus Shelter) to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scrabster and Inverness is 132 km. The road distance is 177 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scrabster to Inverness is to bus which costs £12 - £18 and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Scrabster to Inverness is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs £17 - £26.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station. Services depart three times a day, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

The bus from Scrabster, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station takes 3 h 40 min including transfers and departs three times a day.