Boat of Garten is easily accessible from the A9, with nearby connections for bus, rail and air travel. The village lies six miles north east of Aviemore, between the B970 and the A95.
From the south (Edinburgh & Perth)
Travelling north from Perth on the A9, turn right, off the A9 at the Grantown on Spey / Carrbridge junction (A95) north of Aviemore.
Follow the signs for Boat of Garten / Strathspey Steam Railway.
From the north (Inverness)
Travelling south from Inverness on the A9, turn left off the A9 at the Carrbridge / Grantown on Spey junction. At Carrbridge follow signs for Strathspey Steam Railway (B9153).
Nearest Airport: Inverness Airport
Airlines flying to Inverness:
By steam rain
- From Aviemore or Broomhill, Nethybridge Strathspey Steam Railway
- By bus