There are 6 ways to get from Fort William to Alnmouth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Glasgow Queen Street  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$58 - $139

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Alnwick National Express

$37 - $52

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Train Caledonian Sleeper  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$49 - $121

Bus via Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies)  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies) 242
  2. Take the bus from Perth, South Street (Bank Of Scotland) to Edinburgh, Bus Station X56
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Castle Hotel) 253
  4. Take the bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Alnmouth Village, Methodist Church X18

$78 - $82

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Alnmouth 227.3 miles

$45 - $75

Bus, fly, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Newcastle (NCL) GLA - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$102 - $510

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Alnmouth. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Alnmouth Village, Methodist Church via Glasgow and Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Alnmouth. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Alnmouth via Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Alnmouth is 168 miles. The road distance is 227.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Alnmouth without a car is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Fort William to Alnmouth, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Alnmouth is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Fort William to Alnmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Alnwick station.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Alnmouth.
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  • Distance: 168.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Alnmouth, England?

You can take a train from Fort William to Alnmouth via Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Alnmouth via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Alnwick, and Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) in around 8 h 26 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $190
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Glasgow to Newcastle via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $35
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$29 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$20 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Perth, South Street (Mountain Supplies)
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Perth, South Street (Bank Of Scotland) to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Borders Buses
Phone
01896 754350
Email
info@bordersbuses.co.uk
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 7 to 10) to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Castle Hotel)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
bordersbuses.co.uk
Border Buses
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21
Website
bordersbuses.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Berwick-upon-Tweed, Railway Station (Berwick upon Tweed rly stn) to Alnmouth Village, Methodist Church
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Fort William to Alnmouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Alnmouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Alnmouth is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Fort William to Alnmouth.

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Ryanair, Thomas Cook, Jet2.com and four other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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