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from Glasgow to Inverness

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

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Inverness on Sep 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan3h35 11:45PMInverness, Bus Station
1 changes
$211One-way
Cheapest
08:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan3h35 11:45PMInverness, Bus Station
1 changes
$211One-way
Other options
08:10AMGlasgow, Buchanan3h40 11:50AMInverness, Bus Station
1 changes
$331One-way
10:10AMGlasgow, Buchanan3h35 01:45PMInverness, Bus Station
1 changes
$331One-way
03:10PMGlasgow, Buchanan3h45 06:55PMInverness, Bus Station
0 changes
$311One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
Find prices
$27Megabus
Wed
Sep 22
$72Scotrail
$19Megabus
Thu
Sep 23
$37Scotrail
$19Megabus
Fri
Sep 24
$72Scotrail
$25Megabus
Sat
Sep 25
$72Scotrail
$19Megabus
Sun
Sep 26
Find prices
$25Megabus
Mon
Sep 27
$72Scotrail
$19Megabus
Tue
Sep 28
$27Scotrail
$19Megabus
Wed
Sep 29
$19Scotrail
$19Megabus
Thu
Sep 30
$27Scotrail
$19Megabus
Fri
Oct 1
$72Scotrail
$19Megabus
Sat
Oct 2
$72Scotrail
$19Megabus
Sun
Oct 3
Find prices
$18Megabus
Mon
Oct 4
$37Scotrail
$18Megabus
Tue
Oct 5
$19Scotrail
$18Megabus
Wed
Oct 6
$19Scotrail
$18Megabus
Thu
Oct 7
$19Scotrail
$18Megabus
Fri
Oct 8
$37Scotrail
$18Megabus
Sat
Oct 9
$37Scotrail
$18Megabus
Sun
Oct 10
Find prices
$19Megabus
Mon
Oct 11
$37Scotrail
$18Megabus

Travel Information to Inverness from Glasgow

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $73
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€20) • 3 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Scotrail

Travel 111 miles (179 km) by bus or train between Glasgow and Inverness. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about $26 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Megabus or Scotrail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Glasgow to Inverness.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
How do I get from Glasgow to Inverness?

You can travel to Inverness from Glasgow 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Glasgow to Inverness?

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Inverness is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $26 (€20) compared to other travel options to Inverness:

Taking a bus is about $47 (€38) less than taking a train, which costs on average $73 (€58) for this route.

What is the fastest way to travel to Inverness from Glasgow?

The fastest way to get to Inverness from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Inverness can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 15 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Glasgow to Inverness?

The distance is approximately 111 miles (179 km) from Glasgow to Inverness.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Glasgow to Inverness?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Inverness is:

  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Glasgow to Inverness as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Glasgow and in Inverness?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Glasgow to Inverness:

  • Buses from Glasgow to Inverness most often leave from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Bus Station, Farraline Park, Inverness.
  • Trains most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow Central and arrive in Inverness at Inverness.
Which travel operators can get me to Inverness from Glasgow?

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

  • Travel with Megabus for buses to Inverness. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Megabus Glasgow to Inverness tickets on Omio for $26 (€20).
  • Scotrail can get you to Inverness by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Scotrail from Glasgow to Inverness for $73 (€58) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Glasgow to Inverness?

Yes, there are direct routes from Glasgow to Inverness with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Inverness with Scotrail with 8 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Inverness tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Where should I go next after I travel to Inverness from Glasgow?
Looking to extend your trip from Glasgow to Inverness? Many Omio customers who go from Glasgow to Inverness usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Edinburgh, London or Aberdeen. If you're looking to explore Edinburgh, London or Aberdeen from Inverness, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket from Glasgow to Inverness online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Glasgow to Inverness, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $26 (€20) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $73 (€58) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Glasgow to Inverness tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Inverness
Glasgow Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle

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