Ruthven Barracks is a fascinating, historic building and although it's in ruins now, makes for a terrific walk.


It's simple to reach Ruthven Barracks, in Kingussie, by train. Simply hop on a train to Kingussie station and then it's just a 16 minute walk away.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Ruthven Barracks’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 08:26:00 until 15:30:00
  • Saturday open from 08:26:00 until 15:30:00
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This is a Category B station. Level to platform 1 and connecting footbridge with stairs to platform 2 (low platform)Blue Badge parking bays: 1
Toilets notesThe toilets are located in the Waiting Room. The toilet facilities are only accessible during Ticket Office opening hours.
Baby changeAvailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park - unlined
Car parking spaces20
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is not available at the station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Kingussie station has neither a taxi rank nor a cab office. Advance booking is essential. Consider using the following local operators or alternative station:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Kingussie

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to InvernessScotRail06:471Scheduled
to InvernessCaledonian Sleeper07:171On time
to Edinburgh (Waverley)ScotRail07:361Scheduled
to London Kings CrossLondon North Eastern Railway08:462Scheduled
to Glasgow Queen StreetScotRail09:382Scheduled
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London EustonCaledonian Sleeper07:161On time
from InvernessScotRail07:351Scheduled
from InvernessLondon North Eastern Railway08:442Scheduled
from InvernessScotRail09:332Scheduled
from Glasgow Queen StreetScotRail09:361Scheduled

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