How to get from Dundee to Inverness

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from Dundee to Inverness

You can get from Dundee to Inverness by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dundee to Inverness on 28 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:41Dundee3h30 14:11Inverness
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10:41Dundee3h30 14:11Inverness
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14:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station3h40 17:55Inverness, Bus Station
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18:15Dundee, Seagate Bus Station3h55 22:10Inverness, Bus Station
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08:50Dundee3h11 12:01Inverness
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Travel Information between Dundee and Inverness

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £18 • 2 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 84 miles (136 km) to Inverness from Dundee. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Dundee to Inverness.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dundee to Inverness

Travel to Inverness easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dundee to Inverness.

You can travel to Inverness from Dundee 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Dundee to Inverness is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Inverness:

A flight is about £18 less than a coach, which costs on average £18 for this route.

A flight is generally £1 less than a ferry for the same trip. A ferry costs on average £1 from Dundee to Inverness.

A flight is generally £18 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £18 from Dundee to Inverness.

The fastest way to get to Inverness from Dundee is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 26 min.

There are alternative travel options to Inverness that can usually take longer:

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Inverness is approximately 84 miles (136 km) away from Dundee.

The average frequency per day from Dundee to Inverness is:

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Dundee and Inverness as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Dundee to Inverness:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Dundee to Inverness depart from Dundee, Seagate Bus Station to Inverness.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Dundee and arrive in Inverness Airport.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Dundee to Inverness depart from Dundee to Inverness.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dundee to Inverness, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Megabus can get you to Inverness by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Dundee to Inverness for £18 on Omio.
  • Scotrail can take you to Inverness by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Scotrail from Dundee to Inverness for £18.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dundee to Inverness often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Edinburgh, London or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dundee and Inverness itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Inverness and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Dundee to Inverness, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £18 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £18 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Inverness from Dundee online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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