Your trip to Oban
Oban is the gateway to a number of beautiful Scottish islands, with many ferries run by Caledonian MacBrayne. You could even go whale watching or take a wildlife adventure tour on a range of day trips CalMac runs from Oban.
Iona is magical and, weather permitting, you could could take a trip to visit the Abbey and burial place of many Scottish Kings. It’s also possible to visit the Island of Staffa, famous for the basalt columns of Fingal’s Cave.
Getting you there
With many great value fares on offer, travelling to Oban by coach with Citylink is the perfect way to make sure your journey is as smooth and comfortable as possible. Your trip to Oban promises plenty of scenery to enjoy as you relax and unwind on our coaches. With Citylink, you'll reach your destination relaxed, on time and ready to enjoy your break.
Explore local attractions
Oban has it all - Pretty views, delicious food, lively nightlife, and history. Take a hike up Battery Hill for a beautiful panoramic view of Oban and the Atlantic Islands; Kerrera, Lismore, and Mull. Sitting atop Battery Hill is the Iconic 'McCaig's Tower' - inspired by the Colosseum in Rome where you can wander the outer walls and take in the sunset views.
You can also stroll along the stunning Oban Promenade that runs alongside Oban Bay and the Oban Esplanade (you may be lucky enough to spot some of the local wildlife)! When it's time to wind down, head to the Oban Distillery and enjoy the tour and history of whisky making - the free samples at the end of the tour are an added bonus.
Experience food and drink
If you're a lover of seafood then Oban is the perfect place to visit! Known as the "Seafood Capital of Scotland", the locally sourced delicacies are both delicious and affordable. Visit the Oban Seafood Hut or The Waterfront Fishouse Restaurant and indulge yourself in some tasty seafood.
Vegan and Vegetarian dishes are also popular in Oban. The Little Potting Shed is famed for producing some of the best Vegan and Vegetarian options in Argyll and Bute. Other options include BAAB which boasts incredible views across the harbour and The Olive Garden.
Travel in style
Our modern and comfortable coaches provide you with access to superfast 4G Wifi, USB sockets, and wireless charging so that you'll never have to worry about running out of charge on your journey. With reclining seats and additional legroom, choosing to get to your destination with Citylink makes for the smoothest travel experience ever.
The Citylink 975, 975X, 976, and 977 services will take you from Glasgow to Oban six times per day.
Let's get going
From Glasgow, Citylink can get you here in around 3 hours. If you're travelling from Fort William, you can expect a comfortable journey lasting around 1 hour and 25 minutes.Get your ticket
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