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

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Recommended option

Train  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Spean Bridge

$4 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent 919 / ...

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort William to Spean Bridge 9.7 miles

$24 - $29

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Spean Bridge 9.7 miles

$2 - $3

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Spean Bridge, Scotland?

ScotRail operates a train from Fort William to Spean Bridge 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 12 min. Caledonian Sleeper also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Fort William to Spean Bridge hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 17 min. Four other operators also service this route.

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 - $7
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
$15 - $22
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$120 - $170
Sleeper Berth Solo
$202
Sleeper Seat
$15 - $22
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 Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fort William, Police Station (Gordon Square) to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Lochaber Action on Disab
Phone
+44 1397 701171
Email
enquiries@lad.org.uk
Website
lad.org.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Lochaber Action on Disab
Other operators
Taxi from Fort William to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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 Spean Bridge?

The distance between Fort William and Spean Bridge is 14 km. The road distance is 16 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fort William to Spean Bridge?

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Spean Bridge is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fort William to Spean Bridge?

The quickest way to get from Fort William to Spean Bridge is to train which takes 12 min and costs £3 - £16.

Is there a direct train between Fort William and Spean Bridge?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort William and arriving at Spean Bridge. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

Is there a direct bus between Fort William and Spean Bridge?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent. Services depart hourly, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Fort William to Spean Bridge?

The train from Fort William to Spean Bridge takes 12 min including transfers and departs four times a day.