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There are 10 ways to get from Fort William to Torquay by bus, plane, train, night train or car

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Bus to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 46m

  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 Newton Abbot

$116 - $296

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Bus  •  19h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to Paignton National Express

$58 - $83

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Bus to Glasgow, fly to Exeter  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Exeter (EXT) GLA - EXT

$92 - $308

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Bristol  •  10h 6m

  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 Bristol (BRS) EDI - BRS
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot

$143 - $343

Train, bus to Edinburgh, fly to Exeter  •  10h 6m

  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 Exeter (EXT) EDI - EXT

$124 - $345

Bus to Glasgow, fly to Cardiff, train  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Yacht Club to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cardiff (CWL) GLA - CWL
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  4. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Newton Abbot

$137 - $414

Train via Warrington Bank Quay  •  13h 18m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newton Abbot

$283 - $489

Train  •  15h 12m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newton Abbot

$222 - $335

Bus, train, night train  •  17h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
  4. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Dawlish

$233 - $385

Drive  •  9h 38m

  1. Drive from Fort William to Torquay 570.6 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Torquay is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 19h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Torquay is to bus and fly and train which costs £85 - £230 and takes 7h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Torquay. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Torquay, Cary Parade via Glasgow and Paignton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 22m.

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The distance between Fort William and Torquay is 446 miles. The road distance is 570.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort William to Torquay without a car is to train which takes 13h 18m and costs £210 - £380.

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It takes approximately 7h 46m to get from Fort William to Torquay, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Fort William to Torquay is to train which takes 13h 18m and costs £210 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £65 and takes 19h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Torquay.
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  • Distance: 446.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 46m

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

You can take a train from Fort William to Torquay via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, North Court, Glasgow, Central Station, Glasgow Central, Warrington Bank Quay, Birmingham New Street, and Newton Abbot in around 13h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort William to Torquay via Glasgow, Paignton, and Paignton, Bus Station in around 19h 22m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Exeter via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Edinburgh to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bristol Parkway to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Edinburgh to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $290
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Single
$190 - $290
Off-Peak Single
$220 - $330
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $100
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Dawlish
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
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 Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $200
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Night train from Manchester Piccadilly to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
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 Buchanan Bus Station to Edinburgh Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
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
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 Paignton
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort William to Torquay is 571 miles. It takes approximately 9h 38m to drive from Fort William to Torquay.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Bristol Airport.

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