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Fort William is an attractive town in the Scottish Highlands. It is at the top end of Loch Linnhe and ringed by the Munro Mountains. Many travellers use the town as a base for enjoying hill walking, with Ben Nevis nearby. Mountain biking, fishing and exploring places such as Glenfinnan Village with car hire in Fort William are also possible.
Fort William attractions
Although the primary attractions here are climbing Ben Nevis or walking partway to Inverness on the Great Glen Way, Fort William features unique draws including the West Highland Museum's fine collections, tours of whisky distilleries and evenings at ambient pubs. For additional explorations, car rental in Fort William is ideal.
Fort William excursions
Fort William is the perfect location for daytrips to Loch Ness and Inverness. Urquhart Castle and Nessieland Castle Monster Centre are en route. Using car hire in Fort William to traverse the Road to the Isles at Mallaig takes visitors on one of the most picturesque journeys in the UK, with beaches, moors and mountains on the way.
Best time to visit
The warmest months of the year in Fort William are from May to August. Walkers, cyclists and sightseers will find May and June the best months as in rural areas after June, there are lots of mosquitoes. Rain can fall at any time of the year and in winter, snowfall draws skiers and snowboarders.
Car rental in Fort William
Fort William is at the centre of the regional road network. Using car rental in Fort William is the most convenient method of exploring. Local and national vehicle suppliers offer rentals from town depots. For the best deals, compare car hire before setting off.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).