There are 3 ways to get from Uig to Fort William by ferry, bus or plane

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Ferry, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tarbert (Harris) Ferry Terminal to Uig Skye Ferry Terminal Cm22
  2. Take the bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) 916 / ...

$134 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Inverness  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Timsgarry, Road End to Stornoway, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Stornoway (SYY) to Inverness (INV) SYY - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)

$104 - $191

1 alternative option

Bus, fly to Glasgow  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Timsgarry, Road End to Stornoway, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Stornoway (SYY) to Glasgow (GLA) SYY - GLA
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Fort William, Bus Station

$115 - $304

Questions & Answers

The distance between Uig and Fort William is 119 miles.

The best way to get from Uig to Fort William without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 7 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Uig to Fort William, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Stornoway Airport to Inverness Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Loganair offers flights from Stornoway Airport to Inverness Airport.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Fort William. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Uig to Fort William.
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  • Distance: 119.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between Uig, Eilean Siar, Scotland and Fort William, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Uig to Fort William. However, you can take the taxi to Tarbert (Harris) Ferry Terminal, take the ferry to Uig Skye Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Uig Pier (Caledonian MacBrayne Office), take the bus to Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial), then take the bus to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital). Alternatively, you can take the bus to Stornoway, Bus Station, take the bus to Stornoway, Airport Terminal, take the walk to Stornoway airport, fly to Inverness, take the walk to Inverness Airport, Terminal Building (Inverness Airport), take the bus to Inverness, Marks and Spencer, take the walk to Inverness, Bus Station, then take the bus to Fort William.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Stornoway to Inverness
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Flights from Stornoway to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Portree, Somerled Square (War Memorial) to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
MacLennan Coaches
Phone
+44 1851 702114
Bus from Timsgarry, Road End to Stornoway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Peter MacLennan
Phone
01851 830403
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Timsgarry, Road End to Stornoway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Ferry operators
Caledonian MacBrayne

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