Getting Here

Wherever in the world you are travelling from you will be amazed by our beautiful country Scotland.

Inverness is truly the heart and travel hub of the Highlands of Scotland, and being so close to Loch Ness is one of the iconic global destinations most people want to visit at least once in their lives.

Inverness is well served with transport links and with the airport just 10 minutes from the city centre it is easy for travellers from all parts of the globe to get here by air.

There are also good road and rail links into Inverness from the south both offering the opportunity to enjoy fabulous scenery on route, thus making the journey a part of your Highland experience.

By Air

Inverness Airport is located some 7 miles east of Inverness / 21 miles from Loch Ness.

Direct flights to Inverness from Flybe and Easyjet are available to and from Amsterdam, London Gatwick, Luton, Belfast, Bristol, Birmingham, Dublin and Manchester, with Summer arrivals from Jersey and Zurich, and weekly Geneva and Innsbruck flights in the winter season.

Codeshare agreements with Aer Lingus, BA, KLM, Cathay Pacific and Etihad, to name a few, allow for worldwide connections through their extensive networks.

The airport is also used to handling all aspects of charter flights and business aviation with full handling services available.

By Road

The A9 is the main access road to Inverness from the South, Perth, Edinburgh and Glasgow and points further afield.

The A82 on the north side links Loch Ness is the main trunk route which links Loch Ness along the length of the Great Glen with Inverness in the north and Glasgow in the south.

Megabus and National Express Coaches operate regular coach service to the Scotland's capital Edinburgh with connections to Glasgow at Perth and overnight services from Inverness to London Victoria.

By Rail

Inverness railway station in the city centre operates services around the picturesque Highlands, with frequent trains to major cities throughout Scotland and England.

Virgin Trains East Coast services from Inverness include Edinburgh, Newcastle, York and London King's Cross.

First ScotRail services from Inverness include Aberdeen and Glasgow.

Travellers from London can take a sleeper service to arrive in Inverness bright and early.