Bus Services

The following bus services operate in the Torridon area. Please note that some services only operate on schooldays, and some services must be booked by 6pm the previous day (or previous Saturday for travel on Monday). It is advisable to check details with the operator before travel.

Royal Mail, Postbus
Royal Mail have recently withdrawn the postbus services in this area. An interim service is available operated by Lochcarron Garage. It is necessary to book a place by calling 01520 722205 no later than 6pm the previous day (6pm on Saturdays for a Monday journey). See the News page for more information (April 2009).


DMK Motors, Minibus
Strathcarron - Shieldaig - TorridonMonday to SaturdaySD
Strathcarron Station: train time10381243
Strathcarron Railway Station1040A1245B
Lochcarron Primary School1520
Lochcarron Post Office105012551521
Kishorn Shop 110513101535
Achintraid 13131538
Glasnock road end 13201545
Shieldaig Bus Shelter 11251330
Torridon Stores 1345R
Torridon - Shieldaig - Strathcarron
Torridon Stores
Shieldaig Bus Shelter 1140
Glasnock road end 1150 0840
Achintraid 0847
Kishorn Shop 1200 0850
Lochcarron Post Office 1215 0909
Lochcarron Primary School 0910
Strathcarron Station 1225
Strathcarron Station: train time1242
SD: Schooldays only
A: Will wait, when necessary, for the train from Inverness.
B: Will wait, when necessary, for the trains from Inverness and Kyle of Lochalsh.
R: Extends beyond Shieldaig on request only.
DMK Motors, Industrial Estate, Lochcarron, IV54 8YS, 01520 722682 / 07867 656352


Lochcarron Garage
Lochcarron Garage do offer bus services but I do not currently have any information. Please contact them directly at Lochcarron Garage, Lochcarron, IV54 8YR, 01520 722997


Westerbus
Laide to InvernessTues & Thurs
Laide 0750
Gairloch 0825
Kinlochewe Post Office 0900
Achnasheen 0910
Dingwall 0955
Inverness 1020
Inverness - Laide
Inverness 1720
Dingwall 1750
Achnasheen 1835
Kinlochewe Post Office 1850
Gairloch 1925
Laide 2000
Mackenzie & MacLennan, The Garage, Gairloch, 01445 712255


Skyeways operate services between Lochcarron - Inverness, Glenelg - Shiel Bridge, and Strathcarron - Lochcarron. For details please visit the website or call 01599 555477.

Railway Services

The following railway service operates between Inverness and Kyle of Lochalsh. For latest information and fares please see www.scotrail.co.uk.

Scotrail Train Timetable
Inverness - Kyle of Lochalsh Mondays to Saturdays Sundays
Inverness 090011011332175211111755
Dingwall 093111291401182611441828
Achnasheen 101912161449191712311918
Achnashellach 103612341506193512481936
Strathcarron 104612431515194612581947
Plockton 111613131544201513282016
Kyle of Lochalsh112813261558202913402029
Kyle of Lochalsh - Inverness
Kyle of Lochalsh062112031435171511211522
Plockton 063312141447172711331534
Strathcarron 070212451520175612021603
Achnashellach 071112541529180512111612
Achnasheen 072913131548182312291630
Dingwall 081614021639191313201718
Inverness 085314371706194913541749
National Rail train enquiries 08457 48 49 50
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