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There are 4 ways to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Dingwall to Dunrobin Castle

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Line 27 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 4
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle

Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Strathpeffer and Dunrobin Castle is around 6h 5m and covers a distance of around 74 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 7m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 7m. Operated by Stagecoach Highlands and First ScotRail Service, the Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Strathpeffer, The Square and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically 17 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 57m
Layover time:
4h 7m
Total time:
6h 5m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 7m
Journey distance:
74 miles
Services per week:
17
Cheapest price:
£16
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:01
Last service departs at:
18:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle bus, train and walk schedules

Strathpeffer → Dunrobin Castle
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dunrobin Castle is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Dunrobin Castle is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle is to drive, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from Strathpeffer, The Square and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Strathpeffer and Dunrobin Castle is 35 miles. The road distance is 45.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs £16 - £50.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Strathpeffer, The Square station.

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The best way to get from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs £16 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 27 bus and bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 3h 27m.

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Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, arrive at Golspie, Dunrobin Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle is 46 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle.

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  • Distance: 35.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Strathpeffer, Scotland and Dunrobin Castle, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Dingwall to Dunrobin Castle 3 times a day. Tickets cost £14 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 3h 27m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dingwall to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 4
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Other operators
Taxi from Strathpeffer to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Dons Taxi
Phone
+44 1349 866 654
Website
donstaxi.co.uk
C & E Taxis
Phone
+44 1349 862 412
Website
cetaxis.co.uk
Beauly Taxis
Phone
+44 1463 782 498

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