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Balloch to Oban

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  1. on time
    Balloch
    Platform 1
    10:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1
    10:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1
    11:05
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2
    13:43
    Oban
    Platform 3
    on time
    Oban
    Platform 3
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:53
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:28
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:07
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:42
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:07
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:16
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:52
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:24
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:52
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:27
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:05
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:43
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:53
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:28
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:37
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:46
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:07
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:42
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:07
    Balloch
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:16
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:52
    Dumbarton Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:24
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Balloch to Oban

  • Train Fares from: £13.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1
  • Trains per day: Around 6
  • Distance: 44 miles (71 km)
  • Train operators: ScotRail
  • Origin: Balloch
  • Destination: Oban
  • How long does it take to travel from Balloch to Oban by train?

    The average journey time between Balloch and Oban is . On an average weekday, there are 6 trains travelling from Balloch to Oban. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Balloch to Oban by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Balloch to Oban cost?

    Train tickets from Balloch to Oban can start from as little as £13.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Balloch to Oban?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Balloch to Oban without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Balloch to Oban.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Balloch and Oban?

    The distance between Balloch and Oban is 44 miles.

    Distance: 44 miles
  • What time is the first train from Balloch to Oban?

    The first train from Balloch to Oban departs at .

    What time is the last train from Balloch to Oban?

    The last train from Balloch to Oban departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Balloch to Oban timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Balloch to Oban for Monday 24th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
10:3713:433h 6m, 1 change
12:3715:282h 51m, 1 change
16:3719:423h 5m, 1 change
18:0721:243h 17m, 1 change
08:3711:272h 50m, 1 change
10:3713:433h 6m, 1 change
12:3715:282h 51m, 1 change
16:3719:423h 5m, 1 change
18:0721:243h 17m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Oban to Balloch.

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