Forres travel guide

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You're Going to Love Forres

With a population of 9,134, Forres is a must-see destination in Scotland, United Kingdom.

How to Get to Forres

Plane

Although Forres doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Inverness Airport (INV), which is located 26 km from Forres.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Forres, followed by Scotrail. The train journey from Forres to Edinburgh takes 5h 05m and costs around S$ 38 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Liverpool, expect to pay about S$ 217 for a 7h 42m trip. The train station in Forres is called Forres, and is located 8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Forres is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 186 km from Forres. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Forres, including Megabus, FlixBus and Scottish Citylink. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Forres takes 351 km and will cost you around S$ 48. From Edinburgh, the ticket costs about S$ 51 for a journey of 367 km.

Plane

Although Forres doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Inverness Airport (INV), which is located 26 km from Forres.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Forres, followed by Scotrail. The train journey from Forres to Edinburgh takes 5h 05m and costs around S$ 38 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Liverpool, expect to pay about S$ 217 for a 7h 42m trip. The train station in Forres is called Forres, and is located 8 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Forres is to pick up a car hire from Edinburgh, which is about 186 km from Forres. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in Edinburgh.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Forres, including Megabus, FlixBus and Scottish Citylink. From Glasgow, the bus ride to Forres takes 351 km and will cost you around S$ 48. From Edinburgh, the ticket costs about S$ 51 for a journey of 367 km.

Airports near Forres

Airlines serving Forres

KLM
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British Airways
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Delta
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Iberia
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Air France
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Qatar Airways
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Finnair
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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ITA Airways
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Aer Lingus
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Malaysia Airlines
Good (189 reviews)
easyJet
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Japan Airlines
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China Eastern
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China Southern
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LATAM Airlines
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Ryanair
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airBaltic
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Qantas Airways
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Where to stay in Forres

Average rates range from around S$ 371 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 432 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Forres

Hiring a car in Forres

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Forres (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. The most frequently booked car type in Forres is Compact (Class Compact SUV or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Fiat 500 or similar) is, on average, 79% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Forres (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. The most frequently booked car type in Forres is Compact (Class Compact SUV or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Fiat 500 or similar) is, on average, 79% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.