There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow to Ballachulish by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ballachulish, Tourist Information 914 / ...

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Ardlui
  2. Take the bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Ballachulish, Tourist Information 914 / ...

$25 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Ballachulish 87.3 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Ballachulish is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Ballachulish is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Glasgow and Ballachulish is 66 miles. The road distance is 87.3 miles.

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ballachulish, Tourist Information takes 2 h 39 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Ballachulish, Tourist Information. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The nearest airport to Ballachulish is Oban (OBN) Airport which is 17.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Glasgow (GLA) (62.6 miles), Inverness (INV) (72.2 miles), Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) (83.7 miles) and Edinburgh (EDI) (84.9 miles).

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Glasgow to Ballachulish bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow to Ballachulish.
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  • Distance: 65.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Ballachulish, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Ballachulish every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Ardlui
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Ballachulish, Tourist Information
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ardlui, Hotel (Ardlui Hotel) to Ballachulish, Tourist Information
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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