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

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal 502 / ...

$7 - $11

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Mallaig

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Mallaig 43.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Mallaig 43.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Mallaig is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Mallaig is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Mallaig is 30 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The bus from Fort William Bus Station to Mallaig, Ferry Terminal takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William Bus Station station and arriving at Mallaig, Ferry Terminal. Services depart every four hours, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Mallaig. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Mallaig. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Mallaig.
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  • Distance: 30.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Fort William to Mallaig every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Mallaig 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $15
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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