There are 2 ways to get from Fort William to Inverness by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 919 / ...

$9 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. 64.7 miles

$13 - $21

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Inverness hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. National Express also services this route 4 times a day.

Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
National Express

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort William and Inverness is 91 km. The road distance is 104 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Inverness is to bus which costs £7 - £16 and takes 2 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort William to Inverness is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £10 - £15.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Inverness, King Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

The bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, King Street takes 2 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.