There are 3 ways to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William Bus Station 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 919 / ...

$26 - $32

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Train, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Mallaig to Spean Bridge
  2. Take the bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) 919 / ...

$25 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Loch Ness 87.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mallaig to Loch Ness. However, there are services departing from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal and arriving at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Mallaig and Loch Ness is 56 miles. The road distance is 87.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness, including transfers.

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Mallaig to Loch Ness bus services, operated by Shiel Buses, depart from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal station.

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Mallaig to Loch Ness bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mallaig to Loch Ness is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Mallaig to Loch Ness.

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There are 546+ hotels available in Loch Ness. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Mallaig, Scotland and Loch Ness, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Mallaig to Loch Ness via Fort William Bus Station and Fort William, Bus Station in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Mallaig to Spean Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $19
Bus operators
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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