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

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Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Carnoustie, Queen Street 226

$40

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Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Carnoustie

$50 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Carnoustie 128.3 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Bus Station station and arriving at Carnoustie, Queen Street. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Carnoustie. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Carnoustie via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Carnoustie is 94 miles. The road distance is 128.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Carnoustie without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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The bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Carnoustie, Queen Street takes 3 h 42 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Fort William to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Carnoustie is to bus which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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Fort William to Carnoustie bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Carnoustie, Queen Street station.

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

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Carnoustie.
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  • Distance: 94.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Fort William to Carnoustie once daily. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fort William to Carnoustie via Glasgow Queen Street in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Carnoustie
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Carnoustie, Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Carnoustie is 128 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Fort William to Carnoustie.

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