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There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Caol 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  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Police Station to Caol, Co-Op N46 / ...

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Caol 3.6 miles

$11 - $15

Walk  •  50 min

  1. Walk from Fort William to Caol 2.7 miles

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

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Caol 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 station and arriving at Caol, Co-Op. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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

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The distance between Fort William and Caol is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Caol 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 three times a day.

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Fort William to Caol bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Fort William, Police Station.

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Fort William to Caol train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Caol is to train which takes 6 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Caol.
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  • Distance: 1.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Caol 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, Shiel Buses operates a bus from Fort William to Caol hourly, and the journey takes 41 min. LAD 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
3 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 to Caol, Co-Op
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
LAD
Phone
+44 1397 701171
Email
enquiries@lad.org.uk
Website
lad.org.uk
Bus from Fort William, High Street to Caol, Glenmallie Rd
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
lad.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Caol
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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Fort William to Caol bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, arrive at Caol, Co-Op station.

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Fort William to Caol train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Banavie station.

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