The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Aviemore to Inverness is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 trains that leave Aviemore for Inverness every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||24 miles (39 km)|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€10)|
|Train frequency||11 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 11 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper|
Trains from Aviemore to Inverness cover the 24 miles (39 km) long route taking on average 41 min with our travel partners like Scotrail, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $7 (€6), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Aviemore and arrive in Inverness.
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Trains from Aviemore to Inverness are fast, and usually take less than 40 minutes. Passengers can choose from more than 10 services per day from Monday to Saturday and more than five on a Sunday. All of the trains on this route are direct, intercity services operated by ScotRail.
There are numerous departures from Aviemore to Inverness each day from Monday to Friday, with around one service operating every one or two hours. The first train service departs early in the morning and the last train departs late at night. On Sundays, trains depart every two to three hours throughout the day. The first train on a Sunday departs in the middle of the day and the last service in the evening.
It takes just under 40 minutes to travel by train from Aviemore to Inverness. Travel is provided by one of ScotRail's fast intercity trains. This rapid, direct journey requires zero changes and involves just one stop along the way.
Departure train station: Aviemore Railway Station is located on Grampian Road in the centre of the town. The station has a seated waited area as well as a food outlet, free WiFi, a newsagent and toilets. The station is a short walk from anywhere in the centre of Aviemore and approximately a 25-minute walk from the town's northernmost lodges and hotels.
Arrival train station: Trains from Aviemore arrive at Inverness Railway Station, which is in the centre of the city on Academy Street. The station is within the city's main shopping area and is just a few minutes' walk to Inverness Castle. Inverness Railway Station features numerous food outlets, toilets, waiting areas, showers, WiFi, a photo booth and ATMs.
All trains on this route are operated by ScotRail, Scotland's biggest rail provider with an extensive rail network that connects the whole country. ScotRail operates all the rail services from Aviemore to Inverness, with multiple fast journeys throughout the week on its intercity trains.
All ScotRail services on this route are fast and direct, taking less than 40 minutes to reach Inverness from Aviemore on every train from Monday to Sunday. There are numerous trains available for passengers, with services operating every one to two hours from Monday to Saturday and one train every two to three hours on a Sunday.
Passengers can book a choice of First Class or Standard Class tickets on all trains from Aviemore to Inverness. First Class travel with ScotRail provides passengers with extra legroom, a power socket at every seat, a window blind for window seats and a choice of complimentary refreshments. All ScotRail intercity trains on this route provide passengers with free WiFi, toilets and a catering trolley.
ScotRail is dedicated to offering travel assistance to any passengers with special requirements or mobility issues. Travel assistance needs to be booked up to two hours in advance of the train departure from Aviemore. Assisted Travel staff can help passengers with boarding and alighting as well as offering assistance within the station. ScotRail allows passengers to take a bicycle on board any train from Aviemore to Inverness, but the space needs to be reserved in advance by phone. Each passenger has an allowance of up to three items of luggage, which includes a maximum of two large items and one hand item. Passengers may also bring two small domestic pets on board, which must be either on a lead or in a cage.
Cheaper tickets from Aviemore to Inverness are available to passengers who book in advance. The earlier the ticket is booked, the greater the potential savings. Flexibility in regard to both departure time and date can also help passengers find cheaper tickets. Booking a seat on a specific train will often be a lower cost option too. Discounted advance tickets are available for both First Class and Standard seats.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Aviemore and arriving in Inverness.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Aviemore and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Inverness most often arrive at Inverness and need to travel around 0.1 miles (91 m) from this train station to the city center.
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