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There are 11 ways to get from Fort William to Oxford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wolverhampton
  3. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Oxford

$240 - $369

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Bus  •  14h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross
  3. Take the bus from High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross to Oxford 737

$58 - $80

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Train  •  12h 28m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

$204 - $420

Bus, train  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Oxford

$184 - $284

Drive  •  8h

  1. Drive from Fort William to Oxford 470.6 miles

$100 - $150

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$142 - $364

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Oxford

$101 - $254

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  4. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$93 - $243

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

$103 - $236

Bus to Inverness, fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Luton (LTN) INV - LTN
  3. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  4. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$88 - $272

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, bus  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  4. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  5. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$120 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Oxford is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 14h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Oxford is to bus and fly and train which costs £75 - £200 and takes 6h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Oxford via Glasgow and High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Oxford via Edinburgh and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 28m.

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The distance between Fort William and Oxford is 385 miles. The road distance is 470.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 10h 50m and costs £180 - £290.

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It takes approximately 10h 50m to get from Fort William to Oxford, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Oxford train services, operated by Caledonian Sleeper, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Oxford is to train which takes 10h 50m and costs £180 - £290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £65 and takes 14h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 385 miles
  • Duration: 10h 50m

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Fort William to Oxford via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, Glasgow Central, and Wolverhampton in around 10h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Oxford via Glasgow and High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross in around 14h 14m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Inverness to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $250
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $310
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$120 - $180
Anytime Day Single
$190 - $310
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Glasgow Central to Oxford
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Single
$160 - $250
Off-Peak Single
$190 - $280
Train from Birmingham International to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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 Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
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 Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Bus from High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross to Oxford
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.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

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Fort William to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford station.

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Fort William to Oxford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Oxford is 471 miles. It takes approximately 8h to drive from Fort William to Oxford.

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