There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Glenfinnan by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 502 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Fort William Bus Station to Glenfinnan, Hotel 500 / ...

$6 - $9

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glenfinnan

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Glenfinnan 18 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Glenfinnan 18 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Glenfinnan is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Glenfinnan is to taxi which costs £28 - £35 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Glenfinnan is 14 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The line 502 bus from Fort William Bus Station to Glenfinnan, Hotel takes 30 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William Bus Station station and arriving at Glenfinnan, Hotel. Services depart every two hours, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Glenfinnan. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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Fort William to Glenfinnan train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Mallaig station.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Glenfinnan.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Fort William to Glenfinnan every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Glenfinnan 4 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Glenfinnan
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $8
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Glenfinnan
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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