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

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Recommended option

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

Cheapest option

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 / ...

$28 - $39

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Oban to Haymarket

$45 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Dunfermline 110.7 miles

$23 - $35

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, ScotRail operates a train from Oban to Dunfermline once a week. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Oban to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $50
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
$22 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Stagecoach UK

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Dunfermline is 130 km. The road distance is 177 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oban to Dunfermline is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Oban to Dunfermline is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs £17 - £26.

No, there is no direct train from Oban to Dunfermline. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Dunfermline Town via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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

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.