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There are 5 ways to get from Fort William to Lochinver by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Lochinver, Church 804

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Uber  •  2h 53m

  1. Take an Uber from Fort William to Lochinver 142.7 miles

$200 - $280

3 alternative options

Bus via Inshes, Raigmore Hospital  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inshes, Raigmore Hospital 513
  2. Take the bus from Inshes, Raigmore Hospital to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal 61
  3. Take the bus from Ullapool, Latheron Lane Car Park to Lochinver, Church 809 / ...

Bus, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Lairg
  3. Take the bus from Lairg, Station to Lochinver, Church 804

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Lochinver 142.7 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Lochinver is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Lochinver is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Lochinver. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Lochinver, Church via Inverness, Bus Station and Ullapool, Ferry Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 33m.

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The distance between Fort William and Lochinver is 93 miles. The road distance is 142.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Lochinver without a car is to bus which takes 6h 33m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 33m to get from Fort William to Lochinver, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Lochinver bus services, operated by The Durness Bus, arrive at Lochinver, Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Lochinver is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Fort William to Lochinver.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Lochinver. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Lochinver.
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  • Distance: 92.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 33m

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

You can take a bus from Fort William to Lochinver via Inverness, Bus Station and Ullapool, Ferry Terminal in around 6h 33m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Lairg
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $25
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 Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inshes, Raigmore Hospital
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach Highlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
Bus from Inshes, Raigmore Hospital to Ullapool, Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Stagecoach Highlands
The Durness Bus
Phone
01971 511 223
Email
info@thedurnessbus.com
Website
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Ullapool, Ferry Terminal to Lochinver, Church
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
Bus from Lairg, Station to Lochinver, Church
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
thedurnessbus.com
George Rapson Travel
Phone
01463 242649
Email
info@georgerapsontravel.com
Website
georgerapsontravel.com
Bus from Ullapool, Latheron Lane Car Park to Lochinver, Church
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
georgerapsontravel.com
Ewens Coach Hire
Phone
+44(0)1854 612966
Email
info@ewensofullapool.co.uk
Website
ewensofullapool.co.uk
Bus from Ullapool, Latheron Lane Car Park to Lochinver, Church
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
ewensofullapool.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Glasgow
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort William to Lochinver
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $280
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uber.com
Assist
$200 - $280
UberX
$200 - $280
UberXL
$300 - $410
Exec
$370 - $500

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