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Nethy Bridge and the Cairngorms

Nethy Bridge and the Cairngorms

Car travel is the most flexible option for travel to Nethy Bridge as this gives easy access to the many activities in and around the area once you are here.
Edinburgh or Glasgow takes 2 hrs 45 mins,
Stranraer – 4 hrs 30 mins,
Newcastle – 5 hrs, Manchester – 6hrs.

Be aware that the last hour or so from Perth north will be on the A9 which is a busy road, mainly single carriageway but it is being upgraded over the next few years to dual carriageway all the way to Inverness. There are therefore long areas of roadworks with speed restrictions and average speed cameras. Please drive with care and please observe the temporary speed limits

Nearest fuel – Aviemore 10 miles, Grantown-on-Spey 5 miles.
Use AA Routeplanner to Nethy Bridge, PH25 3DA.

Alternatively you could try GoEuro’s cross-platform Journey Planner

Public Transport

The Traveline Scotland website will help you plan your trip using public transport. Enter your home town as the starting point and for your destination enter ‘The Post Office, Nethy Bridge, PH25 3DA


Nethy Bridge looking north-west

Nethy Bridge looking north-west

Inverness Airport (40 miles)
UK domestic flights operate from a number of airports throughout UK and Ireland to Inverness Airport.
For information on services Tel: 01667 464000


Nearest mainline train station is Aviemore which has a direct daily service from London Kings Cross and a night sleeper service from London Euston via Crewe.
For connections throughout UK contact National Rail Enquiries Tel: 08457 48 49 50.


Nearest stop is Aviemore (10 miles).
Aviemore is served by Scottish Citylink services from Edinburgh and Glasgow via Perth to Inverness, also connecting with National Express coach routes throughout UK and Ireland. There is a Citylink Gold Bus service from Glasgow to Inverness with a single stop in Aviemore.

Local buses

The picnic area in the centre of the village next to the River Nethy

The picnic area in the centre of the village next to the River Nethy

Stagecoach services come through Nethy Bridge. Route 34 & 34x, buses from Aviemore or Grantown-on-Spey.
For service details tel 0871 200 22 33.



Gerry’s Taxis – 01479 812 000
Aviemore Taxis – 01479 810 141 – they have 3 x 8 seaters


Dial-a-Bus 01479 872675. Lindsay has minibuses and a taxi, even a limo!
Woodlands – 01479 872 289 (minibus available)
Strachan’s Private Hire – 01479 870025 (16 seater minibus)

Inverness & Airport

Central Taxis – 01463 222 222
Text-a-taxi: 07867 977233