London to Oban train

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Cheap train tickets from London to Oban

Showing times and prices for Jul 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Oban is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
12:30PM8h56
London
09:26PMOban
$1971One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:30AM8h12
London
07:42PMOban
$1971One-way
0 transfers
Caledonian Sleeper
11:45PM11h42
London
11:27AMOban
$2071One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from London to Oban

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 17
Avanti West Coast
11:30AM8h12
London
07:42PMOban
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:30PM8h56
London
09:26PMOban
0 transfers
Caledonian Sleeper
11:45PM11h42
London
11:27AMOban
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London to Oban

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Fastest Journey

8 h 12 m

Average

9 h 36 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

648 km

Of the 3 trains that leave London for Oban every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
11:30AM8h12
London
07:42PMOban
$1971One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:30PM8h56
London
09:26PMOban
$1971One-way
0 transfers
Caledonian Sleeper
11:45PM11h42
London
11:27AMOban
$2071One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London to Oban

distanceDistance401 miles (647 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$204 (€176)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, Lumo, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from London to Oban cover the 401 miles (647 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 12 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, Lumo, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $204 (€176), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $196 (€169). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Oban.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, Lumo and East Coast from London to Oban trains

Find the best trains to Oban from London with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains, Lumo and East Coast from $197 (€169). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

The Caledonian Sleeper is a train service operating in the United Kingdom. It offers overnight journeys between London, Scotland, the North of England and Wales. The service is operated by Serco and consists of two types of trains: the Classic Sleeper and the Lowland Sleeper. The Classic Sleeper offers comfortable sleeping berths, while the Lowland Sleeper offers reclining seats. Both trains offer onboard facilities such as Wi-Fi, power sockets, and complimentary tea and coffee. Ticket types include Standard, First Class and Solo. Standard tickets offer access to the lounge car, while First Class tickets include access to the lounge car and complimentary breakfast. Solo tickets are available for single travellers and offer access to the lounge car and a private sleeping berth. The most popular routes for the Caledonian Sleeper are London to Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Passengers can also travel from London to Aberdeen, Fort William and Dundee.

Caledonian Sleeper from London to Oban train information:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 42 min
  • Cheapest Price: $197

FAQs: Trains from London to Oban

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Oban easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Oban.
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Cheap train tickets from London to Oban can start from as little as $196 (€169) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Oban is $204 (€176); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between London and Oban is on average 8 h 12 min   for the 401 mile (647 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London and Oban by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Oban leaves at 4: 48 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Oban leaves at 11: 45 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from London to Oban which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, Lumo, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from London to Oban, you can count on Virgin Trains, Lumo, East Coast or Caledonian Sleeper for the best way to get you to Oban. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from London to Oban and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from London to Oban with Caledonian Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Oban, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from London to Oban is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London to Oban including taking a train or bus.

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