Trains from Oban to Galashiels

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You’ll always get the best price when you buy your train tickets from Oban to Galashiels directly with us. We never charge any booking fees.

Plan ahead to ensure you get the best price ticket for your journey. Off-Peak tickets offer the best value for money if you can travel outside peak commuting hours. For more flexibility on your travel time, choose an Anytime ticket. It always pays to use our journey planner or ScotRail app to find the cheapest ticket available at your chosen time.

You may be able to save money off your ticket with a railcard. Take a look at our Railcards page to see if there is one to suit you. When you travel with a railcard, you can save up to a third off the train fare.

If you find yourself travelling this route frequently, a Flexipass or Season ticket may be your cheapest option.

To keep up to date, download the ScotRail app. From here you can see live train departures, service updates and book travel, all while you’re on the go.

*All information is based on a Monday timetable.

Train journey information from Oban to Galashiels

How much is a train ticket from Oban to Galashiels?

Trains from Oban to Galashiels start at £28.40 one-way when you book in advance. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Galashiels for your chosen travel times.

How long does it take to travel from Oban to Galashiels by train?

The average journey time from Oban to Galashiels is 8 hours. Journey times might be slightly longer on weekends and Bank Holidays. Use our online journey planner or download a timetable for more details.

How many trains a day are there from Oban to Galashiels?

There are up to 3 trains per day from Oban to Galashiels.

Are there any direct trains from Oban to Galashiels?

No, we don’t operate any direct trains between Oban and Galashiels. Use our online journey planner to find out where you’ll need to change.

What time is the first train from Oban to Galashiels?

The first train leaves at 08:57 from Oban to Galashiels. Buy your tickets in advance online or from our app and you’ll have one less thing to do before you board.

What time is the last train from Oban to Galashiels?

The last train from Oban to Galashiels leaves at 18:11.

Can I book assistance for my journey from Oban to Galashiels?


Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Oban and Galashiels. You’ll need to book at least 2 hours before you travel, or before 22:00 if you’re travelling early next day. You can book assistance online or by calling our Assisted Travel team on 0800 912 2901.


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  • Bus service
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Ticket machine
  • Taxi-rank