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There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Forres by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...

$23 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus Shiel Buses  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inshes, Raigmore Hospital 513
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Forres, Cumming Street 10 / ...

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus via Forres, Cumming Street  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Forres, Cumming Street 10 / ...

$24 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Forres 89.1 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Forres is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Forres is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Forres. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Forres, Cumming Street via Inverness, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Forres is 79 miles. The road distance is 89.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Forres without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 18 min and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Fort William to Forres, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Forres bus services, operated by Stagecoach North Scotland, arrive at Forres, Cumming Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Forres is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Fort William to Forres.

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There are 210+ hotels available in Forres. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Forres.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Forres 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Shiel Buses also services this route twice daily.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inshes, Raigmore Hospital
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach North Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Forres, Cumming Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach North Scotland

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