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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Aviemore

$19 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) 34X / ...

$14 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Aviemore 62.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Aviemore is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Aviemore is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Aviemore is 55 miles. The road distance is 62.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Fort William to Aviemore, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Aviemore station. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Aviemore, Police Station via Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) and Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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There are 258+ hotels available in Aviemore. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Aviemore.
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  • Distance: 55 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Fort William to Aviemore via Inverness, Bus Station, Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument), and Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter) in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Aviemore
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
LNER
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 Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Marks and Spencer (Monument) to Carrbridge, Car Park (Bus Shelter)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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