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Recommended option

Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Banavie

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Braeside House (Manse) to Lochyside, Medical Centre 515 / ...

$2 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Banavie 3.5 miles

$12 - $15

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from Fort William to Banavie 3.4 miles

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

ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Banavie 4 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Fort William to Banavie hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 19 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Banavie
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
National Express
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square) to Banavie, B8004 Junction
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Lochaber Action on Disab
Phone
+44 1397 701171
Email
enquiries@lad.org.uk
Website
lad.org.uk
Bus from Fort William, High Street (Parade Road) to Banavie, B8004 Junction
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Lochaber Action on Disab
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Banavie
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort William and Banavie is 3 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Banavie is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort William to Banavie is to train which takes 6 min and costs £1 - £3.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Banavie. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Braeside House (Manse) and arriving at Lochyside, Medical Centre. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

The train from Fort William to Banavie takes 6 min including transfers and departs four times a day.