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

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Train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
  4. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$115 - $277

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Bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Skegness

$61 - $80

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Train, bus  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Lincoln Central
  4. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station

$108 - $250

Bus, train  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Meadowhall Interchange M20
  3. Take the train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
  4. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station

$84 - $136

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Skegness 427.7 miles

$90 - $140

Bus to Glasgow, fly to East Midlands, train  •  9 h 31 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 East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$96 - $260

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  10 h 20 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 Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from Stevenage to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$103 - $263

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly to East Midlands, train  •  10 h 49 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 East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  4. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$127 - $286

Bus to Glasgow, fly to London Stansted, train  •  10 h 58 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 Stansted (STN) GLA - STN
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  4. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$124 - $270

Bus to Inverness, fly to Manchester, train  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Manchester (MAN) INV - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
  4. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$156 - $365

Bus, train to Aberdeen, fly to Humberside  •  11 h 34 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 Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY
  4. Take the bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary

$141 - $339

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Skegness via Glasgow and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort William to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Fort William and arriving at Skegness via Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh, Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 9 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Skegness is 335 miles. The road distance is 427.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Skegness without a car is to train which takes 12 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 9 min to get from Fort William to Skegness, including transfers.

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

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Fort William to Skegness train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Fort William station.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Skegness is to train which takes 12 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to East Midlands Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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  • Distance: 335 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Fort William to Skegness via Glasgow Queen Street, Edinburgh, Doncaster, and Grantham in around 12 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Skegness via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 17 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Inverness to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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 Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Inverness to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
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
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
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 Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $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
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Edinburgh to Leeds
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
Train from Edinburgh to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$26 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $34
Anytime Single
$35 - $45
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Meadowhall to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
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
Megabus 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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
$23
Schedules at
fisherstours.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
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Grimsby, Abbey Walk to Skegness, Seal Sanctuary
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk

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Fort William to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Skegness station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Skegness is 428 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Fort William to Skegness.

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Flybe offers flights from Glasgow Airport to East Midlands Airport.

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