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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

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

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Mallaig

$13 - $17

Taxi  •  54 min

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

$85 - $110

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Mallaig 43.6 miles

$9 - $14

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 $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Mallaig 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $17 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
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Greyhound Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 705050
Website
greyhound-taxis.co.uk
Budget Taxis
Phone
+44 1397 703335

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fort William to Mallaig?

The distance between Fort William and Mallaig is 48 km. The road distance is 70 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fort William to Mallaig?

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Mallaig is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fort William to Mallaig?

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

Is there a direct train between Fort William and Mallaig?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Fort William and Mallaig?

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

How long does it take to get from Fort William to Mallaig?

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