There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William by bus, night train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station Air
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...

$32 - $49

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Night train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Fort William

$34 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William 127.4 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Airport, Airport and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Fort William is 90 miles. The road distance is 127.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 38 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Edinburgh Airport, Airport station.

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William.
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  • Distance: 90.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Fort William, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William via Buchanan Bus Station in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Fort William
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$195
Sleeper Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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