Duration 6h 19m
Distance 133.9 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Fort William and Edinburgh takes 6h 19m and the fastest train takes 4h 45m. The train service runs several times per day from Fort William to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Glasgow • 5h 4m

  1. Fort William
  2. Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Edinburgh
5h 4m
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£26 - £104

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Want to know about travelling from Fort William to Edinburgh? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Edinburgh. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 21m.

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The distance between Fort William and Edinburgh is 95 miles. The road distance is 133.9 miles.

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Fort William to Edinburgh train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Fort William station.

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Fort William to Edinburgh train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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What companies run services between Fort William and Edinburgh?

You can take a train from Fort William to Edinburgh via Glasgow Queen Street in around 5h 4m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £75
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
6 times a week
Estimated price
£39 - £44

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