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Oban to Edinburgh

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  1. on time
    Oban
    Platform 2
    12:11
    Oban
    Platform 2
    15:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    16:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Oban
    Platform 3
    14:41
    Oban
    Platform 3
    17:49
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:44
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:11
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:24
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:34
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:37
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:33
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    23:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    00:34
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    05:21
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:37
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    09:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    09:44
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  6. Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:57
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:03
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:15
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:11
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:36
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    16:43
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:41
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:49
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:00
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:44
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:11
    Oban
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:24
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:45
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    22:34
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 14 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Oban to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £15
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 2
  • How long does it take to travel from Oban to Edinburgh by train?

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

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Oban to Edinburgh can start from as little as £15 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 Oban to Edinburgh?

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

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

    The distance between Oban and Edinburgh is 93 miles.

    Distance: 93 miles
  • What time is the first train from Oban to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Oban to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Oban to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Oban to Edinburgh departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    Sleeper services may be available on some trains. 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.

Find journey information for Edinburgh to Oban

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Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.