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Duration 10h 12m
Distance 366 miles
Average price £314
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oban and Shrewsbury takes 10h 12m and the fastest train takes 7h 47m. The train service runs several times per day from Oban to Shrewsbury. 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. Glasgow Central
  3. Crewe
  4. Shrewsbury
8h 55m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£131 - £401

Oban to Shrewsbury train times

Trains run three times a day between Oban and Shrewsbury. The earliest departure is at 14:41 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Oban is at 20:37 which arrives into Shrewsbury at 10:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Oban to Shrewsbury. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Shrewsbury via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 55m.

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The distance between Oban and Shrewsbury is 280 miles. The road distance is 366 miles.

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

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Oban to Shrewsbury train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Shrewsbury station.

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There are 475+ hotels available in Shrewsbury. Prices start at £75 per night.

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