How to travel from Edinburgh to Oban

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Travel Information to Oban from Edinburgh

distanceDistance92 miles (149 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$25 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 4 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 4 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotRail

Take a train to travel 92 miles (149 km) between Edinburgh and Oban. ScotRail is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct train from Edinburgh to Oban.

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from Edinburgh to Oban

How to get from Edinburgh to Oban by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Edinburgh to Oban is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Scotrail
09:30AM4h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:49PMOban station (OBN)
$841One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Scotrail
09:30AM4h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:49PMOban station (OBN)
$841One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Scotrail
09:30AM4h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
01:49PMOban station (OBN)
$841One-way
1 transfer
Other options
Scotrail
11:15AM4h19
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
03:34PMOban station (OBN)
$841One-way
1 transfer
Scotrail
02:00PM5h44
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
07:44PMOban station (OBN)
$841One-way
1 transfer

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Find the best trip from Edinburgh to Oban with ScotRail. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

    FAQs: Travel from Edinburgh to Oban

    FAQs: Travel 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 Edinburgh to Oban.
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    Travel Edinburgh to Oban by train.

    A train is the cheapest way to travel between Edinburgh and Oban with average prices for this route of $25 (€22).

    The fastest way to travel from Edinburgh to Oban is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 11 min.

    Oban is approximately 92 miles (149 km) away from Edinburgh.

    The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Oban is:

    • 4 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Edinburgh and Oban as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Oban:

    • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Edinburgh to Oban depart from Edinburgh Waverley to Oban.

    The following travel company offer services from Edinburgh to Oban:

    • ScotRail can get you to Oban by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with ScotRail from Edinburgh to Oban for $25 (€22) on Omio.

    Yes, there is a direct route available from Edinburgh to Oban:

    • Direct train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Oban as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Oban from Edinburgh.

    Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh to Oban often also extend their vacation to go to Glasgow, Fort William, Paisley or Inverness. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Oban and these popular destinations at a great price.

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