There are 3 ways to get from Fort William to Glen Shiel by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Shiel Bridge, Junction (Shiel Bridge) 915 / ...

$14 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Glen Shiel 59.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Glen Shiel 59.3 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Bus Station station and arriving at Shiel Bridge, Junction (Shiel Bridge). Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Glen Shiel is 30 miles. The road distance is 59.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Glen Shiel without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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The bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Shiel Bridge, Junction (Shiel Bridge) takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Fort William to Glen Shiel bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Shiel Bridge, Junction (Shiel Bridge) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Glen Shiel is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Fort William to Glen Shiel.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Glen Shiel. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Glen Shiel.
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  • Distance: 29.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Glen Shiel, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Glen Shiel every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

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 Shiel Bridge, Junction (Shiel Bridge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Glen Shiel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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