Visit Fort William, Glen Nevis and Ben Nevis in the Outdoor Capital of the UK

Travel Information

Fort William and Lochaber is very easy to get to regardless of where you are travelling from. The area is extremely well serviced with good rail and road links, and Glasgow and Inverness airports are 98 and 70 miles respectively from Fort William. A lot of people also fly into Edinburgh or Glasgow airport from other UK airports. Glasgow airport is 100 miles and Edinburgh is 145 miles from Fort William. Prestwick Airport in Ayrshire is about 150 miles. There are also flights into Prestwick Airport which is about 45 minutes south of Glasgow.

Bus operators StageCoachBus have a bus service which stops at Glasgow airport in the afternoons before setting off for Glencoe, Fort William and the Isle of Skye.

Once in the area, Fort William car hire, cycle and bike hire in Fort William and bus and coach operators in Fort William are established to offer you local service. For your assistance in planning a trip to Fort William and Lochaber, we have provided travel information and links to help you prepare your trip. The links opposite have details of transportation options and other info.

Locally in this area, there are Fort William Taxi Services who will pick you up from any Scottish airport or railway station and they also provide Highland tours. Consider renting from a local garage here in Fort William, and this can be collected from our Railway station.


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  • Practical Car Hire - car & van rentals, minibuses
    Annat Slip, Corpach, Fort William, PH33 7NB
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    Car, Van & Minibus Hire and from Practical Rental - Fort William, Scotland We are a specialist provider of self-drive car hire in the Fort William and Lochaber areas. We provide the fastest and most convenient car rental service available, with a free collection and delivery service for the Fort William...

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  • Jamie's Taxi Service
    5 Walker Court, Fort William, PH50 4RG
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    Jamie's taxi Service provides a local taxi around Lochaber and for any long-distance hires including airport pick-ups. We have a range of vehicles for different hires including an 8 seater Mercedes for small groups. Please give me a call anytime to find more about my taxi services....

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    ASB Executive along with Alistair's Taxis can provide you with the choice of transport that will strive to meet your traveling requirements, we can provide you with a 8 seater minibus, 6 seater people carrier and for that extra traveling comfort we can provide you with a Silver Mercedes Benz S...

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    4 Ardgour Road, Caol, Fort William, PH33 7PQ
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    Stagecoach Bus operate regular bus routes in Lochaber connecting all the must-see places in the area too, for more information on the open top bus route and other routes in the area visit our website. Regular bus connections to Kinlochleven, Fort Augustus and Inverness make getting to Fort William easy.One of our...

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  • Rhino Car Hire
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    EJP Taxi Services in Fort William provides a friendly and reliable service with clean, serviced and presentable vehicles. All vehicles are non smoking. We can provide a 6 seat people carrier and an 8 seat Mini bus. For large groups, booking would be preferable to avoid disappointment. We can provide a...

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