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

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Bus  •  3 h 56 min

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

$31 - $40

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Bus via Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street)  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club (Ashburn Lane) to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street) 914 / ...

$31 - $44

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Dalmuir

$34 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Kilmarnock 123.5 miles

$26 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Kilmarnock station. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Kilmarnock, Bus Station (Sturrock Street) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Kilmarnock. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Kilmarnock via Dalmuir and Glasgow Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Kilmarnock is 87 miles. The road distance is 123.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Kilmarnock without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Fort William to Kilmarnock, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Kilmarnock is to bus which takes 3 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 4 min.

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

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Fort William to Kilmarnock train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Dalmuir station.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Kilmarnock.
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  • Distance: 87.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Kilmarnock hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Kilmarnock 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 26 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 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
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
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 Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Kilmarnock is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Fort William to Kilmarnock.

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