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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 to Golspie, Dunrobin Station

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle

Drive

  1. Drive from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle

Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Ullapool to Lairg
  2. Take the train from Lairg to Dunrobin Castle

Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle by bus and walk

The journey time between Ullapool and Dunrobin Castle is around 6h 7m and covers a distance of around 111 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 23m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 48m. Operated by Scottish Citylink and Stagecoach Highlands, the Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle service departs from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal and arrives in Dunrobin Castle. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 43m
Layover time:
3h 23m
Total time:
6h 7m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 48m
Journey distance:
111 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£21
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:50
Last service departs at:
10:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle bus and walk schedules

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle is to drive which takes 1h 18m and costs £10 - £15.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle station. However, there are services departing from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Golspie, Dunrobin Station via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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The distance between Ullapool and Dunrobin Castle is 46 miles. The road distance is 64.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle without a car is to bus which takes 3h 56m and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle, including transfers.

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Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Dunrobin Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle.
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  • Distance: 45.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

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

You can take a bus from Ullapool to Dunrobin Castle via Inverness, Bus Station Stance 2 and Golspie, Dunrobin Station in around 3h 56m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Lairg to Dunrobin Castle
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £12
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£9 - £12
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Inverness, Bus Station Stance 3
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
Scottish Citylink
Stagecoach Highlands
Phone
01856878014
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Ullapool to Lairg
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£95 - £120
Ullapool Taxis
Phone
+44 1854 612 619
Ewen's Taxis
Phone
+44 1854 612 966

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