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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. 914 / ...

$22 - $35

2 alternative options

Night train  •  4 h 7 min

$25 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. 102.1 miles

$21 - $35

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

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow to Fort William hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.

Train operators
Caledonian Sleeper
Night train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Fort William
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
Sleeper Seat
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Glasgow and Fort William is 118 km. The road distance is 163 km.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Fort William is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Glasgow to Fort William is to drive which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £16 - £24.

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level and arriving at Fort William. The journey takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station takes 3 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.