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Duration 5h 15m
Distance 99.2 miles
Average price £50
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oban and Rutherglen takes 5h 15m and the fastest train takes 3h 21m. The train service runs several times per day from Oban to Rutherglen. 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
  2. Rutherglen
3h 31m
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£21 - £63

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No, there is no direct train from Oban to Rutherglen. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Rutherglen via Dalmuir. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Oban and Rutherglen is 64 miles. The road distance is 99.2 miles.

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

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

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What companies run services between Oban and Rutherglen?

ScotRail operates a train from Oban to Dalmuir twice daily. Tickets cost £18 - £55 and the journey takes 2h 41m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£18 - £55
+44 344 811 0141
Train from Oban to Dalmuir
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£18 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £27
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55

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