There are 5 ways to get from St Andrews to Inverness by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Inverness

$28 - $56

4 alternative options

Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride X59 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halbeath, Park & Ride to Inverness, Bus Station M90 / ...

$41 - $52

Bus, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station 99D / ...
  2. Take the train from Dundee to Inverness

$57 - $72

Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Millburn, Morrisons 267

$51

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from St Andrews to Inverness 146.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from St Andrews station to Inverness station. However, there are services departing from St Andrews, Bus Station and arriving at Inverness, Bus Station via Halbeath, Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between St Andrews and Inverness is 96 miles. The road distance is 146.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Inverness without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from St Andrews to Inverness, including transfers.

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St Andrews to Inverness bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at St Andrews, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from St Andrews to Inverness is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 43 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between St Andrews to Inverness is 146 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from St Andrews to Inverness.

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There are 682+ hotels available in Inverness. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Andrews to Inverness.
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  • Distance: 95.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between St Andrews, Fife, Scotland and Inverness, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from St Andrews to Inverness every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. LNER also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Andrews to Inverness via Halbeath, Park & Ride in around 4 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Dundee to Inverness
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
LNER
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Bus Station to Halbeath, Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Andrews, Madras College to Dundee City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Cupar, Railway Station (Cupar Rail Station) to Millburn, Morrisons
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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