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There are 4 ways to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay by train, ferry or bus

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Train, ferry  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ardrossan Harbour
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$54 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 916 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ardrossan, Dock road X36
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$38 - $54

2 alternative options

Train ScotRail, bus, ferry  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Ardrossan, Dock road X36
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$49 - $65

Train Caledonian Sleeper, bus, ferry  •  10h 8m

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ardrossan, Dock road X36
  3. Take the ferry from Ardrossan Ferry Terminal to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal Cm5

$41 - $59

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay is to bus and ferry which costs £29 - £45 and takes 9h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay is to train and ferry which costs £40 - £55 and takes 8h 25m.

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The distance between Fort William and Whiting Bay is 92 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 25m and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay, including transfers.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Whiting Bay. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Whiting Bay.
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  • Distance: 92.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Whiting Bay, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Fort William to Whiting Bay. However, you can take the train to Glasgow Queen Street, take the walk to Glasgow, North Court, take the bus to Glasgow, Central Station, take the walk to Glasgow Central, take the train to Ardrossan Harbour, take the walk to Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Brodick, Ferry Terminal, then take the line 323 bus to Whiting Bay, Craft Centre. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fort William to Whiting Bay via Glasgow Queen Street, Glasgow, West Regent Lane, Ardrossan, Dock road, Ardrossan Ferry Terminal, Brodick Isle of Arran Ferry Terminal, and Brodick, Ferry Terminal in around 9h 20m.

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
3h 42m
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 Central to Ardrossan Harbour
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glasgow, West Regent Lane to Ardrossan, Dock road
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ardrossan, Dock road
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
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
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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