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Journey details

Best price 10.18£
Journey duration 3 h 51 min
Connections per day 12
First departure: 06:30
Last departure: 21:43
Distance 181km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Edinburgh to Inverness. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from Edinburgh to Inverness by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Edinburgh and Inverness.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness?

On average, train tickets from Edinburgh to Inverness cost 39,55 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 11,80 £.

Ticket price Edinburgh - Inverness every day

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Trains from Edinburgh to Inverness


For short distances like between Edinburgh and Inverness, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Edinburgh to Inverness?

The trains to Inverness will leave from Edimburgh and will arrive at Inverness [ INV ].

When are the first and last trains from Edinburgh to Inverness scheduled?

The average duration of the journey is 3 hours and 36 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Inverness in 3 hours and 19 minutes. The first train leaves from Edinburgh at 06:04, while the last one leaves at 19:04.

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