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There are 3 ways to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms by bus or train

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 4
  2. Take the bus from Inverness to Aviemore Train Station

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 4
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

Bus via Kincraig, Community Hall

  1. Take the bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 4
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3 to Kincraig, Community Hall
Strathpeffer → The Cairngorms
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The cheapest way to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms is to bus which costs £10 - £18 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms is to bus which costs £10 - £18 and takes 2h 16m.

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The distance between Strathpeffer and The Cairngorms is 45 miles.

The best way to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms without a car is to bus which takes 2h 16m and costs £10 - £18.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms, including transfers.

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There are 50+ hotels available in The Cairngorms. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Strathpeffer, Scotland and The Cairngorms, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Strathpeffer to The Cairngorms via Inverness and Aviemore Train Station in around 2h 16m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £22
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £22
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
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
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Westerbus
Phone
01445 712255
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Strathpeffer, The Square to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 7
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
Westerbus
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3 to Aviemore, Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3 to Kincraig, Community Hall
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Scottish Citylink

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