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There are 4 ways to get from Connel to Oban by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train

  1. Take the train from Connel Ferry to Oban

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Connel, Bridge Junction to Oban, Highland Theatre

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Connel to Oban

Walk

  1. Walk from Connel to Oban

Connel to Oban by train

The train journey time between Connel and Oban is around 12 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest train normally takes 12 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Connel to Oban train service departs from Connel Ferry and arrives in Oban. Typically 45 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
12 min
Fastest train time:
12 min
Train distance:
6 miles
Trains per week:
45
Cheapest price:
£1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:22
Last train departs at:
21:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Connel to Oban train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oban is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Oban is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Connel to Oban is to train, which costs £1 - £4 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Connel to Oban is to taxi which costs £13 - £17 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Connel, Bridge Junction and arriving at Oban, Highland Theatre. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connel Ferry and arriving at Oban. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Connel and Oban is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Connel to Oban without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £4.

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The train from Connel Ferry to Oban takes 13 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Connel to Oban bus services, operated by West Coast Motors, depart from Connel, Bridge Junction station.

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Connel to Oban train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Connel Ferry station.

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The best way to get from Connel to Oban is to train which takes 13 min and costs £1 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £1 - £5 and takes 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Connel to Oban.
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  • Distance: 4.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Connel, Scotland and Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

First ScotRail Service operates a train from Connel Ferry to Oban 4 times a day. Tickets cost £1 - £4 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, West Coast Motors operates a bus from Connel, Bridge Junction to Oban, Highland Theatre hourly. Tickets cost £1 - £3 and the journey takes 14 min. Scottish Citylink also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Connel Ferry to Oban
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£1 - £4
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £4
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Connel to Oban
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Tower Taxis
Phone
+44 1631 569 999
Oban Taxis
Phone
+44 1631 564 666
Website
obantaxis.co.uk
Lorn Taxis
Phone
+44 1631 564 744
Etive Taxis
Phone
+44 1631 566 880

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Connel to Oban bus services, operated by West Coast Motors, arrive at Oban, Highland Theatre station.

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Connel to Oban train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Oban station.

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