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There are 8 ways to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA

$56 - $199

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Bus  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Nottingham Station Street National Express

$52 - $70

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Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA

$83 - $226

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby

$102 - $288

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Derby

$202 - $303

Train CrossCountry  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Derby

$152 - $224

Bus, train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham

$148 - $224

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 398.4 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 14 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to bus and fly which costs £40 - £160 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to East Midlands Airport (EMA). However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at East Midlands Airport, Coach Park via Glasgow and Nottingham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 31 min.

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The distance between Fort William and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 316 miles. The road distance is 398.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train which takes 10 h 42 min and costs £150 - £240.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is to train which takes 10 h 42 min and costs £150 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 14 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to East Midlands Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 315.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

You can take a train from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, Glasgow Central, Crewe, Derby, and Derby, Railway Station in around 10 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Glasgow, Nottingham Station Street, and Nottingham station in around 14 h 31 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
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
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Derby
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to Nottingham Station Street
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 398 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to drive from Fort William to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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Flybe offers flights from Glasgow Airport to East Midlands Airport.

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