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There are 2 ways to get from Connel to Fort Augustus by bus or car

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  1. Take the bus from Connel, Bridge Junction to Fort William, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Medical Centre

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  1. Drive from Connel to Fort Augustus

Connel to Fort Augustus by bus

The bus journey time between Connel and Fort Augustus is around 2h 52m and covers a distance of around 76 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 31 min. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 29m. Operated by West Coast Motors and Scottish Citylink, the Connel to Fort Augustus bus service departs from Connel, Bridge Junction and arrives in Fort Augustus, Medical Centre. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
2h 21m
Layover time:
31 min
Total time:
2h 52m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
2h 29m
Bus distance:
76 miles
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
£13
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:42
Last bus departs at:
16:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Connel to Fort Augustus bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Fort Augustus is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Fort Augustus is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Fort Augustus is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 18 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Connel to Fort Augustus is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Connel to Fort Augustus is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Connel to Fort Augustus. However, there are services departing from Connel, Bridge Junction and arriving at Fort Augustus, Medical Centre via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 21m.

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The distance between Connel and Fort Augustus is 55 miles. The road distance is 71.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Connel to Fort Augustus without a car is to bus which takes 3h 21m and costs £13 - £20.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Connel to Fort Augustus, including transfers.

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Connel to Fort Augustus bus services, operated by West Coast Motors, depart from Connel, Bridge Junction station.

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Connel to Fort Augustus bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort Augustus, Medical Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Connel to Fort Augustus is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Connel to Fort Augustus.

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  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between Connel, Scotland and Fort Augustus, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Connel to Fort Augustus via Fort William, Bus Station in around 3h 21m.

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