There are 3 ways to get from Glasgow Central Station to Oban by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 9 min

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

$21 - $30

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Train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$27 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow Central Station to Oban 92.8 miles

$19 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buchanan Bus Station station and arriving at Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) station. Services depart every two hours, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Glasgow Queen Street and arriving at Oban. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Glasgow Central Station and Oban is 61 miles. The road distance is 92.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Oban without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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The bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) takes 2 h 56 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Glasgow Central Station to Oban bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Buchanan Bus Station.

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Glasgow Central Station to Oban train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Glasgow Central Station to Oban is to bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 11 min.

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

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Glasgow Central Station to Oban train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Oban station.

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Map of how to get from Glasgow Central Station to Oban.
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  • Distance: 61 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

What companies run services between Glasgow Central Station, Scotland and Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

Scottish Citylink operates a bus from Glasgow Central Station to Oban every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, ScotRail operates a train from Glasgow Central Station to Oban 5 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 1 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 - $23
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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Yes, the driving distance between Glasgow Central Station to Oban is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Glasgow Central Station to Oban.

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