BritRail Passes

BritRail Scottish Highlands Pass


Download any BritRail Spirit of Scottish Highlands Flexible Pass directly to your phone and save on the shipping cost. With the M-Pass there’s no need to wait in the ticket line, simply scan the barcode and you can enter the train platform. This pass can also be printed in the PDF format in case of loss or theft.One free seat reservation is included with each Flexible M-Pass purchase.

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Discover Northern Scotland’s hidden gems as you ride upon the breathtaking West Highland line, travel to the far North station of Thurso or hop on a ferry to explore stunning Scottish isles. Enjoy the unlimited travel and flexibility of this value driven pass. beautiful seaside resorts and picturesque waterfront towns such as: Torquay, Dawlish, Teignmouth, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, St. Ives, Exeter, Plymouth and Penzance. How does a scenic ride through Cornwall and Devon sound?

Where can the pass be used?
  • On the following rail lines:
    • Glasgow – Oban/FortWilliam/Mallaig
    • Inverness – Kyle of Lochalsh
    • Inverness – Wick/Thurso
    • Inverness – Aberdeen
    • Inverness – Aviemore
  • On the following coach services:
    • Scottish Citylink/West Coast Motors on the route: Oban/Fort William – Inverness
    • Stagecoach in the Highlands on the route: Thurso – Scrabster
  • On the following Caledonian MacBrayne Ferry routes:
    • Oban – Mull
    • Mallaig – Skye
  • You can buy a BritRail Pass if you are not a UK resident.
Pre-booking time
  • Customers can select a first date of travel that is up to 11 months from the purchase date.
  • Children
Bonuses & Inclusions
  • Get a 10% discount on a full stardard fare for the Strathspey Steam Railway and the Keith & Dufftown Railway.
  • Travel aboard Northlink Ferries and receive a 20% discount on Seated Standard fares purchased on the day of sailing on following routes:
    • Scrabster – Stromness
    • Aberdeen – Lerwick
    • Aberdeen – Kirkwall – Lerwick
  • Get a 10% discount on single and Day Return fares with D&E Coaches on this route:
    • Inverness – Durness
Additional Details
  • The BritRail Scottish Highlands Pass is available in Standard Class only.
  • Monday to Friday, you can travel anytime except on services arriving into Aberdeen and Inverness before 9:00 am. You can travel at any time on the weekend
Pass Delivery
  • If a paper pass is selected, this pass is printed on official railway ticket paper that will be shipped to you. You can select from the available shipping options during checkout. Please allow sufficient time to receive your pass before your departure.
  • If an M-Pass is selected, an email with an activation link will be sent. When you are ready to use the M-Pass, click the link to select your first day of use or travel dates. After you have completed the check-in, you will be able to download your M-Pass.
Seat Reservations
  • A seat reservation is optional but recommended in order to guarantee a seat on a specific train and time. Reserve a seat.

Note: Passengers who wish to upgrade a Standard Class BritRail Pass to First Class will need to pay the difference in excess between the Standard and First Class Ordinary Fare for the leg of the journey that has not been taken. This may be paid at the ticket office before boarding the train or to the ticket inspector on the train.