Location & Directions

Nairn beach and Nairn harbour

Directions from Nairn: Take the A96 (Forres Road) across Merryton Bridge, turning left at the traffic lights onto Lochloy Road. Continue some way along Lochloy Road taking the 5th opening on the right at Kylelauren Homes sign, continue along Montgomerie Drive and take the 1st left onto Old Bar Road, continue along to the end of this road and Golf View Apartment (no 3) is situated in the right hand apartment block.

Directions from Elgin/Aberdeen: Take the A96 (Forres Road) into Nairn passing under the railway bridge, turning right at the traffic lights onto Lochloy Road. Continue some way along Lochloy Road taking the 5th opening on the right at Kylelauren Homes sign, continue along Montgomerie Drive and take the 1st left onto Old Bar Road, continue along to the end of this road and Golf View Apartment (no 3) is situated in the right hand apartment block.


Useful Travel Information on Getting to Nairn:

Car Travel
Nairn is on the A96 trunk road, 87 miles form Aberdeen and 16 miles from Inverness.

Direct routes
From Glasgow - take the M9 to Perth; continue on the A9 to Inverness then the A96 to Nairn - 168miles
From Edinburgh - take the M9 to Perth; continue on the A9 to Inverness then the A96 to Nairn - 154 miles
From Aberdeen - take the A96 in the direction of Inverness - 87 miles

Scenic Routes
From Perth - Pitlochry, Braemar, Royal Deeside and over the Lecht to Grantown-on-Spey, then across the Dava Moor and past mysterious Lochindorb to Nairn.
From Aberdeen - through Malt Whisky country - Aberlour and Craigellachie
From Inverness - through Strathnairn, visit Cawdor Castle and the village of Auldearn



Air Travel
Inverness Airport
Dalcross Inverness
IV2 7JB
Tel 01667 464000

Inverness Airport is situated ? miles from Nairn. The following airlines currently run scheduled flights:
Are Arann - Inverness to Dublin www.aerarann.com Tel 0800 5872324 bmi - Inverness to London Heathrow www.flybmi.com Tel 0870 607 0555
British Airways (including BA Connect and BA franchise partner Loganair) Inverness to London Gatwick; Edinburgh; Glasgow; Stornoway; Kirkwall and Sumburgh www.ba.com Tel 0870 850 9850 Eastern Airways - Inverness to Birmingham; Manchester and Leeds Bradford www.easternairways.com Tel 01652 680600
easyJet - Inverness to London Gatwick; London Luton; Belfast and Bristol www.easyjet.com Tel 0871 244 2366
Highland Airways - Inverness to Stornoway www.highlandairways.com Tel 01667 462664
Ryanair Inverness to east Midlands www.ryanair.com Tel 0871 246 0000

Car Hire is available at Inverness Airport from the following companies:

Easycar Tel 08710 500 444
Avis - Tel 01667 464070
Hertz Tel 01667 462652

Airport Bus to Nairn half past every hour from 09.30 - 17.30 (not Sunday) Fare £2.30. From Nairn to Inverness Airport on the hour every hour from 09.00 to 17.00 (not Sunday). Fare £2.30 www.thejet.co.uk Tel 01463 710555

Alternatively you can fly into an international airport such as Glasgow, Edinburgh, Glasgow Prestwick or Aberdeen and hire a car to enjoy the freedom and the scenery to the full.

Edinburgh Airport www.edinburghairport.com Tel 0131 333 1000

Glasgow Airport www.glasgowairport.com Tel 0141 887 1111

Glasgow Prestwick Airport www.gpia.co.uk Tel 0871 223 0700

Aberdeen Airport www.aberdeenairport.com Tel 0870 040 0006


Bus and Coach Travel

Scottish Citylink - hourly daily service runs between Aberdeen and Inverness www.citylink.co.uk - Tel 0870 550 5050
Rapsons - run a tourist trail service from Inverness which takes in Nairnshire www.rapsons.co.uk Tel 01463 710555


Rail Travel

Trains run from Inverness and Aberdeen to Nairn. There are links from all major cities to Inverness and Aberdeen. Scotrail- Inverness to Aberdeen Tel 0945 748950