How to get toUrquhart Castlecar-free

Visit Urquhart Castle car-free

It’s easy to visit Urquhart Castle car-free.

Bus 919 stops outside. Buses leave from Inverness bus station (Stance 2) regularly. The journey takes about 30 minutes.

There are regular trains to Inverness from Dingwall (30 mins), Elgin (40 minutes),  Aberdeen (2¼ hours) and beyond. Inverness bus station is a short, signed walk from the train station.

Use our journey planner to find the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About Urquhart Castle

The huge remains of a craggy medieval castle on the dramatic shores of Loch Ness. Embattled, fought over and finally blown up during the Jacobite Risings, these ruined walls have witnessed a thousand eventful years of Scottish history.

For any queries about visiting contact Urquhart Castle on 01456 450551 or

Address: Urquhart Castle, By Drumnadrochit, near Inverness IV63 6XJ. Visit Website