There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Dunblane by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel 226 / ...
  2. Take the train from Pitlochry to Perth
  3. Take the train from Perth to Dunblane

$35 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunblane, Police Station M8

$28 - $40

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h

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

$34 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Dunblane 93.7 miles

$20 - $30

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Dunblane station. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Dunblane, Police Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Dunblane. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Dunblane via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Fort William and Dunblane is 62 miles. The road distance is 93.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Dunblane without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Fort William to Dunblane, including transfers.

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Fort William to Dunblane bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Dunblane is to bus which takes 4 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h.

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Fort William to Dunblane bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Dunblane, Police Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Dunblane.
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  • Distance: 62.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

You can take a bus from Fort William to Dunblane via Buchanan Bus Station in around 4 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fort William to Dunblane via Glasgow Queen Street in around 5 h.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Pitlochry to Perth
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
Train from Perth to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
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
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $12
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Pitlochry to Perth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Perth to Dunblane
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$7 - $11
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
$192
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 Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunblane, Police Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Dunblane is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Fort William to Dunblane.

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