There are 8 ways to get from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$167 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus  •  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 (Bus Stance 3) 976 / ...

$62 - $97

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 976 / ...

$123 - $172

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

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

$65 - $100

Fly Manchester to Glasgow, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)

$75 - $308

Fly Manchester to Edinburgh, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban

$92 - $239

Fly Manchester to Inverness, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Inverness (INV) MAN - INV
  2. Take the bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Oban, Highland Theatre (cinema)

$95 - $279

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)

$95 - $280

Questions & Answers

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

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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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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 (Bus Stance 3) via Shudehill Interchange and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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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 (Woolton Road), Liverpool South Parkway, Warrington Central, Warrington, Bus Interchange (Golden Square), Bank Quay, Arpley Street, Warrington Bank Quay, Glasgow Central, and Glasgow Queen Street in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Airport (LPL) to Oban via Manchester, 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
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 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 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Inverness via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
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
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Manchester to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $35
Train from Haymarket to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester Sackville Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Bus from Liverpool Airport to Manchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Inverness, Bus Station to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Megabus UK
National Express
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 (cinema)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk

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