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There are 3 ways to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis by bus, taxi or foot

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Bus, taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Police Station to Fort William, Leisure Centre N41 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Fort William, Leisure Centre to Ben Nevis

$17 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Ben Nevis 7.7 miles

$19 - $23

Walk  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Walk from Fort William to Ben Nevis 9.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis is to bus and taxi which costs £13 - £16 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis is to taxi which costs £14 - £18 and takes 10 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Ben Nevis is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 34 min and costs £13 - £16.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis, including transfers.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Ben Nevis. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Ben Nevis.
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  • Distance: 4.4 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Ben Nevis, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Fort William to Ben Nevis. However, you can take the bus to Fort William, Leisure Centre then take the taxi to Ben Nevis. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ben Nevis.

Bus operators
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Police Station to Fort William, Leisure Centre
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William, Leisure Centre to Ben Nevis
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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