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

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central

$24 - $39

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Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street) 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Clydebank Railway Station to Alexandria, Creveul Court 1 / ...

$27 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Alexandria 85.4 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Alexandria. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Alexandria, Creveul Court via Anniesland Cross (Ancaster Drive) and Clydebank Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Alexandria. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Alexandria via Dumbarton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Alexandria is 61 miles. The road distance is 85.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Alexandria without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Fort William to Alexandria, including transfers.

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Fort William to Alexandria bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Alexandria is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 16 min.

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Fort William to Alexandria bus services, operated by First, arrive at Alexandria, Creveul Court station.

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Fort William to Alexandria train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dumbarton Central station.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 61.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Alexandria 3 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Caledonian Sleeper also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Alexandria via Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street), Anniesland Cross (Ancaster Drive), and Clydebank Railway Station in around 4 h 16 min.

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ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Alexandria is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Fort William to Alexandria.

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