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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...

$23 - $35

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 42 min

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

$26 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Glasgow 102.5 miles

$22 - $35

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Glasgow every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Glasgow 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min. Caledonian Sleeper also services this route 6 times a week.

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
$35 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $45
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
$26 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$206
Sleeper Seat
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fort William to Glasgow?

The distance between Fort William and Glasgow is 118 km. The road distance is 164 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fort William to Glasgow?

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Glasgow is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 2 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fort William to Glasgow?

The quickest way to get from Fort William to Glasgow is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £15 - £23.

Is there a direct train between Fort William and Glasgow?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Glasgow Queen Street. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Fort William and Glasgow?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Buchanan Bus Station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

How long does it take to get from Fort William to Glasgow?

The bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station takes 3 h including transfers and departs every four hours.