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Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William by train

It takes an average of 3h 45m to travel from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William by train, over a distance of around 74 miles (119 km). There are normally 6 trains per day travelling from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William and tickets for this journey start from £14.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 43m
PriceFrom £14.50
Distance74 miles (119 km)
Frequency6 trains per day
First train07:23
Last train18:23
Departure stationGlasgow Queen Street
Arrival stationFort William
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsScotRail

Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William train times

Check out the next trains departing from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William for Monday 14th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
08:23 glasgow queen street12:08 fort williamPlat. 7 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets3h 45m, direct
12:23 glasgow queen street16:09 fort williamPlat. 2 estimatedscotrail PeakGet tickets3h 46m, direct

Travelling from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William by train

Want to travel from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William by train? Start your journey with us.

The average journey time from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William by train is 3h 45m, with around 6 trains travelling 74 miles (119 km) between these two destinations daily. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. This route is served by ScotRail, one of Scotland’s main rail operators. You can get to Fort William in just 3h 43m on the fastest trains while enjoying plenty of amenities on board, including free WiFi, power sockets, and an at-seat catering service.

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time and get a Railcard. You can check ticket prices in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.

Keep reading for more information about your train journey, including FAQs and tips on booking cheap train tickets. Have a look at our timetable to check if trains are running from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William and start a search for tickets with us today.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William take?

The average journey time by train between Glasgow Queen Street and Fort William is 3 hours and 45 minutes, with around 6 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Glasgow Queen Street and Fort William by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William is 3 hours and 43 minutes.

How much does the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William cost?

Train ticket prices from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William can start from as little as £14.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William leave?

The first train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William leaves at 07:23. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William leave?

The last train from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William leaves at 18:23. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Glasgow Queen Street and Fort William by train?

Trains travelling from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William cover a distance of around 74 miles (119 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Fort William to Glasgow Queen Street.

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William

Train tickets from Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William start at £14.50 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Glasgow Queen Street to Fort William is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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