HOW TO GET TO THE HIGHLAND CLUB
If you are driving from the Inverness direction, the fastest route to The Highland Club is by following the signs for Fort William (the A82). A more scenic route is the B862 via Foyers or the B851 from the A9.
If you are driving from the South, the quickest route is to follow the road signs to Stirling and Perth; travel north on the A9 and then turn left at Dalwhinnie on the A889 and then left into the A86 in the Fort William direction. Turn right at Spean Bridge to join the A82 towards Inverness.
If you are driving from the South West, follow the A82 towards Fort William and then continue until you reach Fort Augustus.
The closest airport to The Highland Club is Inverness airport, located in Inverness. There are direct flights to Inverness airport from Amsterdam Schiphol, Belfast City, Birmingham, Bristol, Dublin, Gatwick, Kirkwall, Luton, Manchester, Orkney, and Stornoway. Airlines that fly in are British Airways, Flybe, and Easyjet.
At Inverness Airport, you can rent a car with Avis, Europcar, Interrent Car Hire, Firefly, Alamo, or many other companies. The drive from Inverness airport is approximately 43 miles which takes around 60-90 minutes.
Alternatively, you can catch a bus (11 or 5A) into the centre of Inverness and then catch a local bus (513) towards Fort Williams, alighting at Fort Augustus, Tourist Information. Otherwise, you could arrange an airport transfer from Inverness Airport to Fort Augustus.
Glasgow is approximately a 3-hour drive away. There are two airports in Glasgow: Glasgow International and Glasgow Prestwick. To drive from Glasgow the fastest route is to take the A82 towards Fort William, continuing until you reach Fort Augustus.
Edinburgh Airport is approximately a 3-hour drive away as well. To drive from Edinburgh, the fastest route is to take the A9 and then turn left at Dalwhinnie on the A889, then left into the A86 towards Fort William, and finally turn right at Spean Bridge to join the A82 towards Inverness.
You can now travel from London to Fort William via the Caledonian Sleeper from £85. This leaves London Euston in the evening around 8pm, arriving at Fort William by 10am the following morning. Alternatively, you can also travel from London to Inverness from £85. This leaves London Euston in the evening around 8pm, arriving at Inverness by 9am the following morning. The Caledonian Sleeper Standard Class provides accommodation for up to two people, if travelling alone you may have to share with someone of the same sex. The trip also includes in-room sinks and towels, a complimentary sleeping pack, access to Lounge Car and adjoining rooms for families.
Scotrail also offers sleeper trains to Fort William and Inverness from different locations in Scotland as well, such as Glasgow or Edinburgh.
From both Fort William and Inverness, you can hire a car with Sixt rent a car or EasyDrive Scotland. Inverness also has Avis, Rhino Car Hire, and Enterprise rent-a-car. Fort Williams also offers Practical Car Hire, which can be delivered to the train station.
For more information, please visit:
Caledonian Sleeper: https://www.sleeper.scot/