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There are 5 ways to get from Tain to Dundee by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Tain to Inverness
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Perth

$34 - $64

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Bus  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Tain, Post Office to Inverness, Bus Station X98 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinross, Park and Ride M90 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kinross, Park and Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M92 / ...

$51 - $71

Bus, night train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Tain, Post Office to Inverness, Bus Station X98 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Inverness to Perth
  3. Take the bus from Perth, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street 57 / ...

$40 - $58

Train, night train  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Tain to Inverness
  2. Take the night train from Inverness to Dundee

$44 - $82

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Tain to Dundee 158.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Tain to Dundee is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Tain to Dundee is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tain to Dundee station. However, there are services departing from Tain, Post Office and arriving at Dundee City Centre, Bus Station via Inverness, Bus Station and Kinross, Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tain to Dundee. However, there are services departing from Tain and arriving at Dundee via Inverness and Perth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 3m.

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The distance between Tain and Dundee is 102 miles. The road distance is 158.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tain to Dundee without a car is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs £25 - £50.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Tain to Dundee, including transfers.

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Tain to Dundee bus services, operated by Stagecoach Highlands, depart from Tain, Post Office station.

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Tain to Dundee train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Tain station.

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The best way to get from Tain to Dundee is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs £25 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 6h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Tain to Dundee.
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  • Distance: 101.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Tain, Scotland and Dundee, Scotland?

You can take a train from Tain to Dundee via Inverness and Perth in around 5h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tain to Dundee via Inverness, Bus Station and Kinross, Park and Ride in around 6h 34m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Tain to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Night train from Inverness to Dundee
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $65
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $35
Night train from Inverness to Dundee
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tain, Post Office to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Kinross, Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Kinross, Park and Ride to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Xplore Dundee
Phone
01382 201121
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Perth, Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nxbus.co.uk

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Tain to Dundee bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Dundee City Centre, Bus Station.

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Tain to Dundee train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Perth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tain to Dundee is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Tain to Dundee.

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