Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

First ScotRail Service
05:203h15
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:35Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
08:213h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:27Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
10:363h07
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:43Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
12:223h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:28Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
16:343h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
19:42Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
First ScotRail Service
05:203h15
Glasgow Central (GLC)
08:35Oban station (OBN)
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
08:213h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:27Oban station (OBN)
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
10:363h07
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:43Oban station (OBN)
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
12:223h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:28Oban station (OBN)
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
16:343h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
19:42Oban station (OBN)
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 3 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

97 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Glasgow Central (GLC) for Oban station (OBN) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

First ScotRail Service
18:233h03
Glasgow Central (GLC)
21:26Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
08:213h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
11:27Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
12:223h06
Glasgow Central (GLC)
15:28Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
10:363h07
Glasgow Central (GLC)
13:43Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes
First ScotRail Service
16:343h08
Glasgow Central (GLC)
19:42Oban station (OBN)
£391One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN)

distanceDistance60 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesScotRail

Trains from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) cover the 60 miles long route taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like ScotRail. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £29, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Oban.

Train companies: ScotRail trains Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN)

For as little as £39 you can travel by train to Oban station (OBN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) with ScotRail. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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.

Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) train information with ScotRail:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39
  • ScotRail frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) 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 Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) is £29; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Oban station (OBN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is on average 3 h 18 min   for the 60 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Oban station (OBN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) leaves at 07: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) leaves at 13: 55.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) with ScotRail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN), you can count on ScotRail for the best way to get you to Oban station (OBN). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Glasgow Central (GLC) and Oban station (OBN) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 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.

A trip to Oban station (OBN) from Glasgow Central (GLC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN) by train is December.
Yes, you can take a train from Glasgow Central (GLC) to Oban station (OBN).

Trains departing from Glasgow Central

Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
Distance from Glasgow Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Glasgow International Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take the 500 Airport Express shuttle bus, running every 10 minutes directly to the airport. The journey lasts about 20 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There is an ATM machine located on the concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available outside opposite the Gordon Street exit | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis can be located on Gordon Street.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage storage facilities are located near Platform 1 operated by Excess Baggage Co.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Krispy Kreme | Gordon St Coffee | Starbucks | Upper Crust | The Beer House | Patisserie Valerie | Alston Bar & Beef
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
There is a customer service center in the station located next to the ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station via elevators and ramps for train access. There are also escalators.

Trains arriving to Oban

Distance from Oban to city center
Distance from Oban to city center
0.9 miles (1.5 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Shore Street
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News kiosk
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: Tel: 0800 046 1634 and 18001 0800 046 1634 (Deaf and customers who are hard of hearing) | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station. This station has step-free access to all platforms. The Passenger Assist meeting point is at the Ticket Office Blue Badge parking bays: 2 | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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