There are 3 ways to get from Aberdeen to Fort William by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Inverness
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 919 / ...

$40 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Fort William, Bus Station 242 / ...

$46 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Fort William 155.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Fort William is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Fort William is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Fort William is 116 miles. The road distance is 155.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Aberdeen to Fort William, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Fort William station. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station via Dundee City Centre, Murraygate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Fort William, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Aberdeen to Fort William via Dundee City Centre, Bus Station and Dundee City Centre, Murraygate in around 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Aberdeen, Scotland to Dundee, Scotland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Dundee City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Dundee City Centre, Murraygate to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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