There are 11 ways to get from Fort William to Hereford by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club (Ashburn Lane) to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street) 914 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Hereford

$193 - $308

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Bus National Express, train  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

$67 - $96

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Train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Dalmuir
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Hereford

$196 - $317

Bus  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Crowngate Bus Station 144
  4. Take the bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Country Bus Station 420

$79 - $123

Drive  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Hereford 445.7 miles

$95 - $140

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  4. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford

$94 - $237

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

$86 - $260

Bus to Inverness, fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 34 min

  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 Newport (S Wales)
  4. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford

$97 - $363

Bus to Inverness, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Birmingham (BHX) INV - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

$99 - $356

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
  2. Take the train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford

$117 - $306

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
  2. Take the train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  5. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford

$125 - $283

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Hereford station. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Country Bus Station via Buchanan Bus Station, Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway and Crowngate Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Hereford. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Hereford via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 13 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Hereford is 345 miles. The road distance is 445.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Hereford without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to get from Fort William to Hereford, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Hereford train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Hereford is to train which takes 10 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 5 min.

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

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Fort William to Hereford bus services, operated by DRM Coaches, arrive at Country Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Hereford.
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  • Distance: 344.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 24 min

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Hereford, England?

You can take a train from Fort William to Hereford via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central Low Level, Glasgow Central, and Crewe in around 10 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Hereford via Buchanan Bus Station, Birmingham, Navigation Street, Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway, and Crowngate Bus Station in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Inverness to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
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 Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Yacht Club (Ashburn Lane) to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Crowngate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
DRM Coaches
Phone
01885 483939
Email
drm@drmbus.com
Website
drmbus.com
Bus from Crowngate Bus Station to Country Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
drmbus.com
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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Fort William to Hereford train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Hereford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Hereford is 446 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to drive from Fort William to Hereford.

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easyJet offers flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 399+ hotels available in Hereford. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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