There are 3 ways to get from Stirling to Oban by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) 266

$27

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 43 min

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

$35 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Oban 87.9 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Oban is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Oban is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Oban is 63 miles. The road distance is 87.9 miles.

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The bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) takes 2 h 18 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) station and arriving at Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3) station. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Oban. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Oban via Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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

Fishers Tours of Dundee operates a bus from Stirling to Oban once a week. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stirling to Oban via Glasgow Queen Street in around 4 h 43 min.

Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Oban
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby) to Oban, Station Road (Bus Stance 3)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk

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