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Duration 8h 31m
Distance 111.5 miles
Average price £27
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Oban and Shotts takes 8h 31m and the fastest bus takes 4h 19m. The bus service runs several times per day from Oban to Shotts. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Oban, Station Road
  2. Shotts
4h 52m
£23 - £30

Oban to Shotts bus times

Buses run three times a day between Oban and Shotts. The service departs Oban at 12:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Shotts at 17:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Oban station to Shotts. However, there are services departing from Oban, Station Road and arriving at Dykehead, Easter Road via Buchanan Bus Station and Newmains, School Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 52m.

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The distance between Oban and Shotts is 77 miles. The road distance is 111.5 miles.

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Oban to Shotts bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Oban, Station Road.

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Oban to Shotts bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Shotts. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Oban and Shotts?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Oban, Station Road to Buchanan Bus Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost £18 - £26 and the journey takes 3h 5m.
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