Travel from Fort-William to Lake-District

Bus or train from Fort William to Lake District?

ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Lake District 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 26 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Lake District every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h. 4 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Fort William to Lake District

From Fort William train to Dalmuir, train to Glasgow Central, train to Penrith North Lakes, then taxi to Lake District. 7 h £160. From Fort William, Bus Station bus to Glasgow, bus to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park). 9 h £42. From Fort William train to Edinburgh, train to Penrith, Rail Station (Penrith Railway Station main entrance), bus to Keswick, Bus Station (K) (Booths Supermarket), then line 78 bus to Seatoller, National Trust car park (entrance to Seatoller National Trust car park). 10 h 49 min £80. From Fort William drive to Lake District. 4 h 31 min £45.

How long does it take to get from Fort William to Lake District?

It takes approximately 7 h to get from Fort William to Lake District.
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      1 Train via Dalmuir
      • One-Way approx: USD $182 - $242
      • Duration: 7 h
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      2 Bus
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      • Duration: 10 h 49 min
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      • Duration: 4 h 31 min
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