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There are 12 ways to get from Fort William to Fishguard by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  14h 49m

  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 Cwmbran
  4. Take the train from Cwmbran to Fishguard & Goodwick

$270 - $419

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Bus  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
  4. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 to Fishguard, The Square T5

$68 - $96

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Train, bus  •  15h 9m

  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 Shrewsbury
  4. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
  5. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 to Fishguard, The Square T5

$227 - $348

Train, night train  •  17h 20m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard & Goodwick

$224 - $340

Bus, train  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Shudehill Interchange M11
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
  4. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
  5. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 to Fishguard, The Square T5

$119 - $191

Drive  •  9h 6m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Fishguard 488.7 miles

$100 - $160

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$128 - $286

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Cardiff, train  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cardiff (CWL) GLA - CWL
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$111 - $309

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Cardiff  •  12h 7m

  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 Cardiff (CWL) EDI - CWL
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$133 - $306

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol  •  12h 41m

  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 Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  5. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$155 - $333

Bus to Inverness, fly to Bristol, train  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Bristol (BRS) INV - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$131 - $415

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  11h 52m

  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 Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$164 - $384

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Fishguard is to bus which costs £50 - £75 and takes 19h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Fishguard is to drive which costs £80 - £120 and takes 9h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Fishguard, The Square via Glasgow, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Fishguard & Goodwick via Edinburgh and Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 20m.

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The distance between Fort William and Fishguard is 335 miles. The road distance is 488.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Fishguard without a car is to train which takes 14h 49m and costs £200 - £330.

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It takes approximately 14h 49m to get from Fort William to Fishguard, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Fishguard train services, operated by Caledonian Sleeper, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Fishguard is to train which takes 14h 49m and costs £200 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £75 and takes 19h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Fishguard.
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  • Distance: 335.2 miles
  • Duration: 14h 49m

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Fishguard, Wales?

You can take a train from Fort William to Fishguard via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, Glasgow Central, Crewe, and Cwmbran in around 14h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Fishguard via Glasgow, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 in around 19h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Inverness to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
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
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Cwmbran
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Cwmbran to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
First Anytime Day Single
$180 - $270
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
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 Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Richards Bros
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
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Fort William to Fishguard bus services, operated by Richards Bros, arrive at Fishguard, The Square station.

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Fort William to Fishguard train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Fishguard & Goodwick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Fishguard is 489 miles. It takes approximately 9h 6m to drive from Fort William to Fishguard.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 355+ hotels available in Fishguard. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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