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There are 9 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Dalmuir to Oban

$153 - $249

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Bus National Express  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road 976

$51 - $67

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Bus Megabus UK  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester
  2. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M11
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road 976

$62 - $97

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban 322.4 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$96 - $337

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  3. Take the train from Polmont to Oban

$94 - $254

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow, train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$113 - $257

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA
  4. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$111 - $273

Train to Manchester, fly to Inverness, bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Inverness (INV) MAN - INV
  3. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Oban, Highland Theatre

$107 - $294

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban is to bus which costs £35 - £55 and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban is to drive which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban station. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Airport and arriving at Oban, Station Road via Shudehill Interchange and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) and Oban is 238 miles. The road distance is 322.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban without a car is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs £110 - £200.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban, including transfers.

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Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban bus services, operated by TerraVision UK, depart from Liverpool Airport station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs £110 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 10 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Oban, Station Road.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban.
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  • Distance: 238.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

What companies run services between Liverpool Airport (LPL), England and Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland?

You can take a train from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban via Garston, Liverpool South Parkway, Liverpool South Parkway, Warrington Central, Warrington, Bus Interchange, Bank Quay, Arpley Street, Warrington Bank Quay, Glasgow Central, Glasgow Central Low Level, and Dalmuir in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban via Shudehill Interchange and Buchanan Bus Station in around 10 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dalmuir to Oban
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $30
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $35
Train from Polmont to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $40
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Crewe
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Megabus UK
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
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
National Express
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Oban, Highland Theatre
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban is 322 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to drive from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Manchester Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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