There are 4 ways to get from Oban to Dunfermline by bus, train or car

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Bus Fishers Tours of Dundee  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station 266

$33

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Bus Scottish Citylink  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Buchanan Bus Station 976 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station X27 / ...

$35 - $43

Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Oban to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket

$44 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Dunfermline 110.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Oban to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oban to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) station and arriving at Dunfermline, Old Fire Station station. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oban to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Glasgow Queen Street and Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Oban and Dunfermline is 81 miles. The road distance is 110.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oban to Dunfermline without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 2 min and costs £25.

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The bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station takes 3 h 2 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Oban to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3).

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Oban to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Oban station.

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The best way to get from Oban to Dunfermline is to bus which takes 3 h 2 min and costs £25. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Oban to Dunfermline.
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  • Distance: 81.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Oban to Dunfermline once a week. Tickets cost $33 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oban to Dunfermline via Glasgow Queen Street and Haymarket in around 4 h 52 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Oban to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $35
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Dunfermline, Old Fire Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach East Scotland
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Dunfermline, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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Oban to Dunfermline bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Dunfermline, Old Fire Station.

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Oban to Dunfermline train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Haymarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oban to Dunfermline is 111 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Oban to Dunfermline.

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