There are 2 ways to get from Stornoway to Inverness by ferry, bus or plane

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

Ferry, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Cm25
  2. 961 / ...

$23 - $33

1 alternative option

Fly  •  2 h 20 min

  1. SYY - INV

$76 - $158

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

Loganair flies from Stornoway to Inverness twice daily.

Flights from Stornoway to Inverness
Ave. Duration
40 min
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
0871 266 33 33
Bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
D + E Coaches
01463 222 444
Bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Longman, Inverness College
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
3 times a day
Estimated price
Schedules at
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stornoway and Inverness is 152 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stornoway to Inverness is to ferry and bus which costs £17 - £25 and takes 4 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Stornoway to Inverness is to fly which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £55 - £120.

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Stornoway to Inverness, including transfers.