How to travel from Oban to Edinburgh

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Travel Information from Oban to Edinburgh

distanceDistance92 miles (149 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$25 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 3 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€22) • 3 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesScotRail

Travel 92 miles (149 km) by train from Oban to Edinburgh. ScotRail is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Oban to Edinburgh.

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from Oban to Edinburgh

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

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

Oban station (OBN)
01:22PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 transfer
Oban station (OBN)
01:22PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 transfer
Oban station (OBN)
04:36PMEdinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 transfer

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Find the best journey to Edinburgh from Oban with Omio's travel partners ScotRail! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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 Oban to Edinburgh

    FAQs: Travel to Edinburgh 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 Oban to Edinburgh.

    Travel Oban to Edinburgh by train.

    Taking a train is the cheapest way from Oban to Edinburgh with average ticket prices of $25 (€22).

    The fastest way to travel from Oban to Edinburgh is by train, which requires on average 3 h 53 min   of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 92 miles (149 km) between Oban and Edinburgh.

    The average frequency per day from Oban to Edinburgh is:

    • 3 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Oban to Edinburgh 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 Oban to Edinburgh:

    • Most travelers board their train from Oban and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Edinburgh from Oban:

    • You can travel to Edinburgh from Oban by train with ScotRail. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $25 (€22) with ScotRail from Oban to Edinburgh.

    Yes, there is a direct service from Oban to Edinburgh:

    • You can take a direct train with.

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

    Many of our customers traveling from Oban to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Edinburgh are London, Glasgow, Inverness, Manchester or Aberdeen, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!

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