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Duration 15h 57m
Distance 529.8 miles
Average price £480
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oban and Dorchester takes 15h 57m and the fastest train takes 11h 39m. The train service runs several times per day from Oban to Dorchester. 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 London

  1. Oban
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. London Waterloo
  4. Dorchester
11h 43m
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£232 - £734

Oban to Dorchester train times

Trains run twice daily between Oban and Dorchester. The earliest departure is at 14:41 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Oban is at 20:37 which arrives into Dorchester at 14:03. All services require a transfer, and take on average 15h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Oban to Dorchester. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Dorchester South via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central, Euston station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 43m.

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The distance between Oban and Dorchester is 415 miles. The road distance is 529.8 miles.

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Oban to Dorchester train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Oban station.

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Oban to Dorchester train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Dorchester South station.

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