There are 3 ways to get from East Kilbride to Oban by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$30 - $38

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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 976 / ...

$24 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Oban 105.3 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride to Oban station. However, there are services departing from Saint Leonards, Whitemoss Roundabout (Deveron Road) and arriving at Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) via Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Oban is 68 miles. The road distance is 105.3 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Oban without a car is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from East Kilbride to Oban, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Oban bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Oban is to train which takes 4 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 50 min.

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East Kilbride to Oban bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3).

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Oban is 105 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from East Kilbride to Oban.

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There are 273+ hotels available in Oban. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Oban.
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  • Distance: 67.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

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

ScotRail operates a train from East Kilbride to Oban 5 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, Scottish Citylink operates a bus from East Kilbride to Oban every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk

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