There are 13 ways to get from Fort William to Oxford by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club (Ashburn Lane) to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street) 914 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wolverhampton
  3. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Oxford

$233 - $368

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Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  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 - $81

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  11 h

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

$236 - $377

Bus, train  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Oxford

$184 - $285

Train  •  12 h 52 min

  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 - $421

Drive  •  8 h

  1. Drive from Fort William to Oxford 470.6 miles

$100 - $150

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$143 - $365

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 29 min

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

$102 - $255

Bus to Inverness, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to London Heathrow (LHR) INV - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$156 - $491

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  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

$94 - $241

Bus to Inverness, fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  7 h 22 min

  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

$89 - $267

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
  2. Take the train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
  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

$125 - $257

Bus, train to Aberdeen, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  3. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to London Heathrow (LHR) ABZ - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$145 - $372

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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 13 h 30 min.

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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 Dalmuir, Glasgow Central and Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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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 bus and train which takes 10 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 11 min 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 ScotRail, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Oxford is to train which takes 11 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 30 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 385 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Fort William to Oxford via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central Low Level, Glasgow Central, and Wolverhampton in around 11 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Oxford via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, and High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross in around 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Aberdeen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Aberdeen to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Aberdeen to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Inverness to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Aberdeen to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Inverness to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $260
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
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
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Train from Glasgow Central to Oxford
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
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 Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
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
1 h 10 min
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 Birmingham International to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Train from Inverness to Dyce
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
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, Yacht Club (Ashburn Lane) to Anniesland Cross (Herschell Street)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
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
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
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from High Wycombe Coachway, Handy Cross to Oxford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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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 8 h to drive from Fort William to Oxford.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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