Culrain (Cùil Rathain) Railway Station


Overlooking the Kyle of Sutherland is the early 20th-century Carbisdale Castle. This was home to the exiled King of Norway during the German occupation of Norway during World War II.  At one time it was a Youth Hostel but this is now closed and the castle is in private ownership.

Passenger Information 

Culrain is a request stop for some services but not others.  Check before departure.

Details can be found on Scotrail’s website

Transport and walking routes in the local area 

Carbisdale Castle circular walk, 4 miles (6.25 km).

What to see and do 

Walk to Invershin station, less than a mile away across the Oykel viaduct footbridge, calling in at the Invershin hotel for a drink or a meal.


Next Stop -
Invershin (Inbhir Sin) Railway Station


Next Stop -
Ardgay (Aird Gaoith) Railway Station

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