Inverness to Markinch by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 57m
  • Distance
    157 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Inverness to Markinch by train

Fast trains from Inverness to Markinch take around 2 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 157 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Inverness and Markinch.

1. Are there direct trains from Inverness to Markinch?

Journeys between Inverness and Markinch usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Inverness to Markinch every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 4 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Inverness to Markinch?

The Inverness to Markinch train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Inverness to Markinch train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Markinch is usually scheduled to depart Inverness around 17:27 and the last train is around 20:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Inverness around 14:47, and the last at 20:17.

When to book Inverness to Markinch train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Inverness to Markinch by train.

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Which train companies operate between Inverness and Markinch?

More than one train company operates on the route from Inverness to Markinch, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • ScotRail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.