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There are 5 ways to get from Fort William to Anstruther by train, bus or car

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Train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee

$61 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station X27

$38 - $54

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Train via Haymarket  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Take the train from Haymarket to Cupar

$61 - $86

Train, bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Anstruther, Harbour X58 / ...

$40 - $56

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Anstruther 143.2 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Anstruther is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Anstruther is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Anstruther. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Anstruther, Harbour via Buchanan Bus Station and Kirkcaldy, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 1m.

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The distance between Fort William and Anstruther is 101 miles. The road distance is 143.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Anstruther without a car is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs £45 - £65.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Fort William to Anstruther, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Anstruther is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs £45 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £45 and takes 8h 1m.

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Fort William to Anstruther bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Kirkcaldy, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Anstruther is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Fort William to Anstruther.

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  • Distance: 101.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 32m

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

You can take a train from Fort William to Anstruther via Glasgow Queen Street, Dundee, Dundee City Centre, Crichton Street, and St Andrews, Bus Station in around 7h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Anstruther via Buchanan Bus Station and Kirkcaldy, Bus Station in around 8h 1m.

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
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Haymarket to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
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
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Kirkcaldy, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Anstruther, Harbour
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland

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