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There are 2 ways to get from Fort William to Tarbert by train, car, ferry or bus

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Train, drive, ferry  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Mallaig
  2. Drive from Mallaig to Uig Skye Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert

$54 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Uig Pier 916 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Uig Skye Ferry Terminal to Tarbert Cm22

$34 - $47

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Tarbert is to bus and ferry which costs £25 - £40 and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Tarbert is to bus and ferry which costs £25 - £40 and takes 6h 15m.

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The distance between Fort William and Tarbert is 98 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Tarbert without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 6h 15m and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 7h 16m to get from Fort William to Tarbert, including transfers.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Tarbert. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Tarbert.
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  • Distance: 98.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 16m

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Tarbert, Eilean Siar, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Fort William to Tarbert. However, you can take the train to Mallaig, take the drive to Uig Skye Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Tarbert. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fort William to Tarbert via Uig Pier and Uig Skye Ferry Terminal in around 6h 15m.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Fort William to Mallaig
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Ferry operators

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