Duration 12h 35m
Distance 404.6 miles
Average price £350
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leicester and Oban takes 12h 35m and the fastest train takes 9h 4m. The train service runs several times per day from Leicester 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. Nuneaton
  2. Crewe
  3. Dalmuir
  4. Oban
10h 12m
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£150 - £550

Leicester to Oban train times

Trains run four times a day between Leicester and Oban. The earliest departure is at 22:27 at night, and the last departure from Leicester is at 22:56 which arrives into Oban at 15:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 12h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Oban. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Oban via Nuneaton, Crewe, Glasgow Central Low Level and Dalmuir. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 12m.

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The distance between Leicester and Oban is 315 miles. The road distance is 404.6 miles.

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Leicester to Oban train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Nuneaton station.

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

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