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Duration 13h 56m
Distance 495.4 miles
Average price £462
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Oban takes 13h 56m and the fastest train takes 9h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Essex to Oban. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Clydebank

  1. White Notley
  2. London Euston
  3. Dalmuir
  4. Oban
10h 54m
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£190 - £639

Essex to Oban train times

Trains run four times a day between Essex and Oban. The earliest departure is at 10:08 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Oban at 15:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Oban. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Oban via Liverpool Street station, London Euston, Glasgow Central Low Level and Dalmuir. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 54m.

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The distance between Essex and Oban is 403 miles. The road distance is 495.4 miles.

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Essex to Oban train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Oban train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Oban station.

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There are 348+ hotels available in Oban. Prices start at £75 per night.

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