There are 4 ways to get from Glenrothes to Fort William by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station X26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station 914 / ...

$41 - $54

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Train, bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Pitlochry
  2. Take the bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Fort William, Bus Station 226 / ...

$38 - $48

2 alternative options

Bus, night train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station X59 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Edinburgh to Fort William

$41 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Glenrothes to Fort William 125.9 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Glenrothes station to Fort William station. However, there are services departing from Glenrothes, Bus Station and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Glenrothes and Fort William is 86 miles. The road distance is 125.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Glenrothes to Fort William without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Glenrothes to Fort William, including transfers.

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Glenrothes to Fort William bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Glenrothes to Fort William is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Glenrothes to Fort William.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Fort William. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glenrothes to Fort William.
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  • Distance: 86 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

What companies run services between Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland and Fort William, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Glenrothes to Fort William via Buchanan Bus Station in around 5 h 38 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Perth to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Perth to Pitlochry
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$7 - $11
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Edinburgh to Fort William
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$193
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glenrothes, Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Scottish Citylink
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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