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

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Bus  •  3 h 30 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 / ...

$16 - $27

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 38 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 / ...

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Mallaig to Loch Ness 87.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 42 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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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Mallaig to Loch Ness, including transfers.

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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 30 min.

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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 30 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
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Mallaig, Ferry Terminal to Fort William Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Spean Bridge, Spean Crescent to Bunloit, Achnahannet Farm (Farm Road End)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 - $16
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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