The port has excellent accessibility to the City of Inverness and the wider Highland Region. The port lies within a mile of the city centre along Longman Drive and Shore Street, which links into Academy Street. The port also has excellent rail and air links with both Inverness Airport and railway station within easy reach. 

Within the city centre, there are excellent retail and leisure facilities as well as major tourist attractions such as Inverness Castle. In addition, there are plenty of bars, cafes and restaurants.

For commercial traffic, access is straightforward, from the Longman Roundabout on the A9 onto Stadium Drive, which runs alongside the football ground. The main entrance to the port lies within half a mile of the Longman Roundabout.