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

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Train  •  4 h 34 min

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

$36 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Oban 87.9 miles

$18 - $28

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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 34 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 best way to get from Stirling to Oban without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs .

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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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Stirling to Oban bus services, operated by Fishers Tours of Dundee, arrive at Stirling, Bus Station (Bus Station Layby).

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

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The best way to get from Stirling to Oban is to bus which takes 2 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 34 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Oban.
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  • Distance: 62.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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 34 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
33 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 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Oban is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Stirling to Oban.

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