How to Reach Inverness, United Kingdom

The Easiest Way to Reach Inverness


  • By Air: The Inverness airport is located at Dalcross, 9 miles away from the city centre. It serves flights to Edinburgh, London and other major cities of United Kingdom. There are taxis available at the airport to reach the city centre but the cheaper option is to take the Bus no 10 to the city centre.
  • By Train: The Trains to Inverness serve on the scenic lines Thurso and Wick, and to Kyle of Lochalsh. The trains run from London, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.
  • By Bus: Buses serve to Inverness from London, Edinburgh, Perth, Aberdeen. There are also coach services serving from Loch Ness.
  • By Boat: You can reach Inverness by boat from the Beauly Firth, through Loch Ness via the Caledonian canal.


  • By Bus: Operated mainly by Stagecoach Inverness, there is an efficient network of buses operating in the city of Inverness.
  • By Train: The Invernet rail service provides rail connections to Tain, Dingwall, Beauly, Nairn, Forres, Elgin, Aviemore and Kingussie.
  • By Taxi: Best way to get around Inverness after hours as public transport is scarce after 7 pm. There are black cabs and minicabs available.
  • By Limousine: Limousines are available for hire.
  • By Bicycle: There are cycle-tracks and cycle-paths around the city, you can hire one and get going!

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Modes of Transportation in Inverness

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Inverness. The most preferred mode of transport in Inverness is Car.

Average distance: 34.6 km Average time: 22.5 min

  • Car 66.67%
    Driving 22.5 min Overall average time for 34.6 kms 22.5 min
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