Trains from Glasgow to Fort William

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The cheapest trains

from Glasgow
to Fort William

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Cheapest

£35

Average

£35

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Glasgow to Fort William will cost around £ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.

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08:22Glasgow Queen Street3h5412:16Fort William
1 change
£351One-way

Train Times

Glasgow to Fort William

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08:22Glasgow Queen Street3h5412:16Fort William
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Wed
Aug 21
£35Scotrail
Thu
Aug 22
£35Scotrail
Fri
Aug 23
£35Scotrail
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Aug 24
£35Scotrail
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Aug 25
£35Scotrail
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Aug 26
£35Scotrail
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Aug 27
£35Scotrail
Wed
Aug 28
£35Scotrail
Thu
Aug 29
£34Scotrail
Fri
Aug 30
£35Scotrail
Sat
Aug 31
£35Scotrail
Sun
Sep 1
£34Scotrail
Mon
Sep 2
£35Scotrail
Tue
Sep 3
£35Scotrail
Wed
Sep 4
£22Scotrail
Thu
Sep 5
£26Scotrail
Fri
Sep 6
£35Scotrail
Sat
Sep 7
£26Scotrail
Sun
Sep 8
£22Scotrail
Mon
Sep 9
£22Scotrail

The fastest trains

from Glasgow
to Fort William

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

3h 54m

Average

3h 54m

Trains per day

1

Distance

118 km

It's difficult to get from Glasgow to Fort William without changing at least 1 times.

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08:22Glasgow Queen Street3h5412:16Fort William
1 change
£351One-way

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Journey Summary

Glasgow to Fort William Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 45 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £30
Trains depart from:Glasgow
Trains arrive in:Fort William
Distance:118 km
TrainTrain Companies:Scotrail

Trains from Glasgow to Fort William

Fort William, located in a spectacular setting on the north-west coast, is one of the most popular destinations in the Scottish Highlands. Visitors planning an ascent of Ben Nevis or a trip to the Great Glen can take direct trains from Glasgow to Fort William seven days a week, taking just under four hours. The scenic journey on the West Highland Line is available in the morning, afternoon and evening, and Caledonian Sleeper services also call at Glasgow in the very early morning for direct connections to Fort William.

Which train companies travel from Glasgow to Fort William

ScotRail, Scotland's national railway operator, provides daily direct trains from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William. In addition,  Serco's Caledonian Sleeper services from London Euston call at Glasgow en route to Fort William. With limited trains on the West Highland Line, indirect connections are not a practical option on this route.

How long is the train from Glasgow to Fort William

ScotRail direct services to Fort William take three hours and 45 minutes to cover the 105-mile route north to the Highlands town. Caledonian Sleeper early morning  direct connections take just over four hours to reach Fort William.

How many trains are there from  Glasgow to Fort William?

The ScotRail schedule offers three daily direct trains from Glasgow to Fort William from Monday to Saturday, with morning, afternoon and evening departures. On Sundays, there are only two trains to Fort William, leaving in the afternoon and evening. Early morning Caledonian Sleeper services make the direct trip north from Glasgow six days a week, with no Sunday service.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Glasgow to Fort William?

Departure train station: Glasgow Queen Street Station is located on the eastern side of central Glasgow, with frequent public transport connections available from the adjacent Buchanan Street Subway station and bus stops on George Square and North Hanover Street. Station facilities include  a coffee shop, pub,  news vendor, free WiFi and taxi stands.

Arrival train station: Fort William Station is situated in the town center, with the adjacent bus terminus offering connections around the town and Highlands region.  Facilities on the station concourse include  a tourist information office, a cafe, passenger shower rooms, free WiFi, a news vendor, a gift store and taxi stands.

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Fri, Aug 23
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Fastest Trains from Glasgow to Fort William
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Return Train Tickets for Fort William to Glasgow
Thu, Aug 22
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10:403h 56m14:36
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Sat, Aug 24
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Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Glasgow
Fort William
TrainGlasgow Central

Amenities

Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Argyle

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