Duration 4h 55m
Distance 99.8 miles
Average price £50
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oban and Rutherglen takes 4h 55m and the fastest train takes 3h 20m. 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 35m
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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 35m.

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The distance between Oban and Rutherglen is 64 miles. The road distance is 99.8 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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There are 1085+ hotels available in Rutherglen. Prices start at £57 per night.

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What companies run services between Oban and Rutherglen?

ScotRail operates a train from Oban to Rutherglen twice daily. Tickets cost £18 - £55 and the journey takes 2h 47m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£18 - £55

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