There are 4 ways to get from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Bus, line 502 bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station 918
  2. Take the line 502 bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Glenfinnan, Visitor Centre 500 / ...

$15 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Oban to Crianlarich
  2. Take the train from Crianlarich to Glenfinnan

$36 - $45

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct 60.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct 60.9 miles

$13 - $19

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

You can take a bus from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct via Fort William, Bus Station and Glenfinnan, Visitor Centre in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct via Crianlarich and Glenfinnan in around 4 h 54 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Oban to Crianlarich
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Crianlarich to Glenfinnan
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $28
Bus operators
West Coast Motors
Phone
01586 552319
Email
enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk
Website
westcoastmotors.co.uk
Bus from Oban, North Pier Car Park to Fort William, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
westcoastmotors.co.uk
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oban and Glenfinnan Viaduct is 51 km. The road distance is 98 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct is to taxi which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £85 - £100.

No, there is no direct train from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct. However, there are services departing from Oban and arriving at Glenfinnan via Crianlarich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct. However, there are services departing from Oban, North Pier Car Park and arriving at Glenfinnan, Visitor Centre via Fort William, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Oban to Glenfinnan Viaduct, including transfers.