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Train Information between Oban and Preston

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day

Trains from Oban to Preston cover the 212 miles (342 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Oban and arrive in Preston.

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Trains from Oban to Preston
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How far is it from Oban to Preston by train?
The train distance from Oban to Preston is around 212 miles (342 km).
How long is the train to Preston from Oban?
The train time to Preston from Oban is on average 6 h 49 min  for the 212 miles (342 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Oban and Preston by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Oban to Preston, which train station in Oban do I depart from and which train station in Preston do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Oban   and arrive in Preston.

Where is the departure train station in Oban located? Where is the arrival train station in Preston located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Oban and need to travel around 0.1 miles (205 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Preston most often arrive at Preston and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains are there between Oban and Preston a day?
The average number of trains departing Oban for Preston is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Oban is Oban. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oban for your trip from Oban to Preston.

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