There are 5 ways to get from Fort William to Newtonmore by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Spean Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Laggan, Drumgask Lodge 226 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Laggan, Drumgask Lodge to Newtonmore

$36 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Newtonmore, Balavil Sport Hotel M91

$23 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus via Aviemore, Station (Railway Station)  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station 919 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station) G10 / ...

$25 - $37

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Newtonmore 46.7 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Newtonmore 46.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Newtonmore. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Newtonmore, Balavil Sport Hotel via Inverness, Bus Station and Aviemore, Station (Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Newtonmore is 41 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Newtonmore without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Fort William to Newtonmore, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Newtonmore bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Aviemore, Station (Railway Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Newtonmore is 47 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Fort William to Newtonmore.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Newtonmore. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Newtonmore.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from Fort William to Newtonmore via Inverness, Bus Station and Aviemore, Station (Railway Station) in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$189
Sleeper Seat
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Laggan, Drumgask Lodge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
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
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Aviemore, Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Newtonmore, Balavil Sport Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Laggan, Drumgask Lodge to Newtonmore
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27

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