There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Banavie by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Banavie

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square) to Banavie, B8004 Junction N46 / ...

$5

Taxi  •  6 min

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

$11 - $14

Walk  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Walk from Fort William to Banavie 3.4 miles

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square) station and arriving at Banavie, B8004 Junction. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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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.

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The distance between Fort William and Banavie is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Banavie without a car is to train which takes 6 min and costs £1 - £3.

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

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Fort William to Banavie bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square).

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Banavie.
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  • Distance: 2.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

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 - $3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, Shiel Buses operates a bus from Fort William to Banavie every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 45 min. Lochaber Action on Disab also services this route once a week.

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 - $3
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
Bus operators
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square) to Banavie, B8004 Junction
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
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
$5
Schedules at
Lochaber Action on Disab
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Banavie
Ave. Duration
6 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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