Getting Here

Travel by Foot

Best Western The Crianlarich Hotel is at the centre of the village of Crianlarich.

As the mid-point of the West Highland Way and one of the landmarks of the coast to coast walk, Crianlarich is an ideal overnight stop for travellers on these popular routes.

Travel by Coach

Daily and frequent Bus services to and from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Oban and Fort William. The main Bus stop is beside the hotel.

Fore more details visit Scottish Citylink.

Travel by Car

Crianlarich is at the junction of the A82 and A85

Car Journey Times:

  • 55 minutes from airport (Glasgow International)
  • 60 minutes from Glasgow
  • 1 hour 50 minutes from Edinburgh
  • 50 minutes from Oban

Our local taxi firm is 24/7 Taxis (+44(0)1838 300307). The helpful staff at 24/7 can facilitate airport and ferry terminal pick-ups, as well as collections from stages on the West Highland Way and from the start and finish points of many of our local walks and climbs.

Travel by Rail

Crianlarich station is a 100 yard walk from the hotel, and is on the West Highland Line with several daily services to and from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Oban, Fort William and Mallaig.

We even have a daily sleeper service to and from London Euston, an ideal option if you want a relaxing weekend in the Highland - hop on the sleeper after work on a Friday night, relax in your private cabin and arrive at Crianlarich at breakfast time the next morning.

On the return, you can be back in London first thing Monday morning!

For more details visit:

National Rail: timetables and booking

Caledonian Sleeper: timetables and booking

Travel by Plane

Glasgow International, Glasgow Prestwick, Edinburgh International and Dundee Airports are all within easy reach of Crianlarich.

A selection of carriers to these airports as well as car rental groups operating at these airports are listed below. Airport transfer to and from the hotel can be organised by prior arrangement.

AirportAirlineCar Rentals
Glasgow AirportBritish AirwaysAvis
Prestwick AirportBritish MidlandBudget
Edinburgh Airport EasyjetHertz
Dundee AirportRyan AirEasy Car
 Aer LingusEuropcar
 Scot Airways 
 CityJet (AirFrance) 


Travel by Ferry

Crianlarich is within comfortable driving distance of Stranraer, Cairnryan, Troon and Newcastle Ferry Terminals.

Some of the ferry operators using these terminals are listed below (car hire firms are shown under Getting here by Air)

Stenaline: Stranraer from Belfast

P&O: Cairnryan from Larne

DFDS Seaways: Newcastle from Stavanger, Bergen, Haugesund, Gothenburg, Kristiansand and Amsterdam

The Crianlarich Hotel
Main Street
FK20 8RW