There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Fort Augustus by bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre) 919 / ...

$24 - $40

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Inverness
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre) 919 / ...

$41 - $76

Night train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Spean Bridge

$30 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Fort Augustus 134.3 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Fort Augustus is to bus which costs £18 - £30 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Fort Augustus is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs £21 - £35.

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The distance between Glasgow and Fort Augustus is 145 km. The road distance is 215 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Glasgow to Fort Augustus, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glasgow to Fort Augustus. However, there are services departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre) via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Glasgow, Scotland and Fort Augustus, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glasgow to Fort Augustus via Fort William, Bus Station in around 4 h 37 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 Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
Train from Perth to Inverness
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
Virgin Trains East Coast
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort Augustus, Tourist Information (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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