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Duration 10h 9m
Distance 296.8 miles
Average price £147
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oban and Southport takes 10h 9m and the fastest train takes 7h 17m. The train service runs several times per day from Oban to Southport. 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

  1. Oban
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. Southport
7h 16m
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£87 - £344

Oban to Southport train times

Trains run three times a day between Oban and Southport. The earliest departure is at 08:57 in the morning, and the last departure from Oban is at 20:37 which arrives into Southport at 10:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 9m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Oban to Southport. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Southport via Dalmuir, Glasgow Central and Wigan Wallgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 16m.

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The distance between Oban and Southport is 216 miles. The road distance is 296.8 miles.

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

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Oban to Southport train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Wigan North Western station.

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