Best Accommodation at INV airport


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Inverness airport handles around 330 scheduled flights a week to Scottish as well as other UK destinations. Flights operate daily to Inverness from Heathrow in London, Belfast George Best in Northern Ireland, Manchester International and other domestic airports. Inverness also caters for overseas flights to France, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. This airport is the main gateway for travellers to the north of Scotland.

As a gateway to the Highlands and islands of Scotland, the city is also a very popular all year round tourist destination. Before flying, why not book cheap accommodation close to the airport? How about a b&b, you’re sure to receive a warm Scottish welcome, comfortable rooms and everything you need for a pleasant stay. It’s probably best to reserve hotels or b&b establishments online to benefit from discount deals, special offers and promotions. There’s also a good range of guest houses, lodgings, motels and inns close to Inverness airport at Dalcross so it won’t take long to get to the departure lounge.

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Inverness is the capital of the Scottish Highlands and is the perfect base for Highland touring. North, south, east and west coast attractions all within an easy day’s drive. Plenty of golf courses, from the most challenging, to simple nine hole courses for the amateur/ beginner. Loch Ness, Culloden Battlefield, Cairngorm National Park, Cawdor Castle etc all within a short drive.

Find the ideal accommodation for both leisure or business travellers nearest to Inverness UK Int. airport. Hotels close to the airport include the Culloden House Hotel, Smithon Hotel and Express by Holiday Inn Inverness. Search for more accommodations that offer free parking, free shuttle, free breakfast and free internet.

Inverness International Airport – How to get there


plane departing in scotlandThere is reliable coach transport and taxi services to and from the airport. Short stay and long stay parking is available for people travelling by car. Spend a couple of days in a cheap b&b or choose rooms in the many hotels that can be found via the net. If you are driving your own car or hiring a car it’s a great opportunity to explore Inverness and the surrounding areas.

There are so many things to do and see here. Visit Culloden Battle Field where the European war came to Scotland. Enjoy some retail therapy in the city itself, maybe at Eastgate Shopping Centre which has many brand retail outlets, restaurants and cafes. Take the kids to Loch Ness, only a seven mile drive from Inverness. You never know they might spot Nessie – what an experience that would be! Other attractions and activities include castles and islands, the Highland Aviation Museum, dolphin watching at Chanonry Point or salmon fishing at the Falls of Shin Visitor Centre.

Train Transport

There is no railway station at the airport. The closest rail station is Inverness Railway Station, a 15 minute taxi ride away. Train connections are available to many destinations within the Highlands including Aberdeen city centre, Glasgow main train station and Waverley rail hub, located in the capital city of Edinburgh.

Bus Transport

Stagecoach operates Jet Bus Service between the City of Inverness and the Airport and an hourly service from INV intl. to Nairn, Forres and Elgin.

By Car

INV international is located on the A96, 15 minutes from the city centre of Inverness.

Places to Stay – Low cost hotel and b&b rooms !


affordable b&b accommodation near inverness airport with shuttle serviceIf you’re visiting the gateway to the Highlands during the peak holiday season, it’s best to book cheap hotels or b&b accommodation well in advance. Whether choosing a hotel or a b&b, rooms are well furnished, usually have free Wi-Fi and en suite facilities. You won’t be disappointed with the accommodation available near to Inverness airport.

Establishments offer a home-from-home experience. Some hotels also provide shuttle services to and from the terminal building. With around 630 passengers a year, the best rooms can go pretty quickly so keep your finger on the pulse by checking the net for availability. Whether you’re a holidaymaker or business traveller you may wish to visit the Inverness Museum and Gallery or the castle, one of the city’s major attractions.

It’s also a great place for golfing enthusiasts with a number of courses in the area like Castle Stuart and Torvean. As part of your holiday itinerary make sure to reserve accommodations quickly. One of the cheapest hotels beside Inverness airport that you might want to check out is 2 star Smithon Hotel. This cheap accommodation is situated approximately 3.5 miles from Inverness town centre, 5 miles from Inverness Airport and only 1.5 miles from historic Culloden Battlefield.

Another hotel that often offer exclusive and cheaper rates is very popular 3 star Premier Inn Inverness Centre. This cheap hotel offers great value, with free parking and clean, comfortable and modern en suite rooms, located close to Inverness Railway Station and the very heart of the city centre.

Inverness airport and the surrounding area is home to many great luxury 4 and 5 star hotels and bed & breakfasts. One of the closest luxury hotels to the airport is 5 star Daviot Lodge.

This top accommodation is an award-wining luxury b&b, just 10 minutes drive from Inverness city centre. This guest houses offers very comfortable rooms and delicious breakfasts served in the spacious dining room.

Popular in Inverness Scotland is also hiring a serviced apartment for 1 night, a weekend or a holiday (both short or long term).

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Overnight Stay with Free Parking – Airport Shuttle Transfers


A few accommodations within close proximity to Inverness airport offer transport service to and from the airport terminal. One of hotels with shuttle we can recommend is 4 star The Glenmoriston Townhouse Hotel.

This property is situated 10 minutes from Inverness city centre, a 15 minute drive away from famous Loch Ness, 20 minutes from the airport and a 10 minute walk from the train station.

One of the nearest establishments offering free private car parking is Conusg Brae B&B. This guest accommodation offers free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. It benefits from picturesque views across Moray Firth, Kessock Bridge and the Black Isle.

Inverness Airport in Ardersier, Dalcross Scotland


Name : Inverness Airport, Scottish Gaelic: Port-adhair Inbhir Nis.

It’s not the biggest airport in Scotland, which is Edinburgh International. Other larger airfields include Glasgow International, Prestwick and the international airport of Aberdeen. Plenty of budget friendly accommodation can be found nearby these airports as well. Popular is staying in a bed and breakfast for the night.

The busy tourist town of Aviemore is less than 1 hour away by taxi or car.

Information : easyjet, weather forecast, public transport

Location : the terminal is situated in Dalcross, 6 miles or 10 km east-northeast of Inverness city centre in Scotland.

Address : Dalcross, Inverness IV2 7JB, Scotland, United Kingdom

IATA Code : INV

Main Airlines : mainly served by Flybe, Helvetic Airways, Loganair, and EasyJet.

Terminals : one passenger terminal.

Postcode District : IV2 7JB

Region : Highland region of Scotland

Country : Scotland

Tel. : +44 1667 464000

Nearest Hotels : in the city of Inverness, towns and villages of Ardersier, Fortrose, Avoch, and Nairn.

Things to do and see nearby


Fort George – The Highlanders Regimental Museum (Moray Firth, Ardersier, Scotland): large 18th century fortress near Ardersier. The former Lieutenant Governors House is home to the Highlanders Museum, the official regimental museum of the Queen’s Own Highlanders and Lovat Scouts.

Highland Aviation Museum (9 Dalcross Industrial Estate, Inverness IV2 7XB, Scotland): a wide range of aircrafts where you can actually climb inside, explore, and move the controls. The place is run by volunteers and only open on the weekends.

Castle Stuart Golf Links (Castle Stuart, IV2 7JL Scotland): first class golf course hosting the Scottish open golf for the last few years.

Cawdor Clay Pigeon Club (Old Military Road, Scotland): shooting club, set in a beautiful area.