As a salesman, I travel every week in the West of France. During my last trip between Paris and St-Brieuc, the train was more than 3 hours late. Impossible to get clear information from SNCF. I contacted Kombo about this delay and they gave me a clear answer and a quick refundMarc
To go from Perth to Oban, the bus is probably the cheapest. To check it, run a search on Kombo. The busier you are, the faster the journey will go. Music, reading, sleeping or looking at the landscape: it's up to you! The coaches are modern and offer you a free WiFi internet connection, which can be handy. As for carpooling from Blablacar, the price and duration are often comparable to the bus on the 125 km separating Perth and Oban.
To pay your bus ticket to Oban cheaper, we advise you to book directly on Kombo. First of all, you will be guaranteed to have a seat, because the buses can quickly be full on certain routes. And secondly, you will be able to pay less, since we compare the prices of all companies. Finally, you will sometimes be able to benefit from a coupon code whether it is for Blablabus (new name of Ouibus), Flixbus or Alsa. You can compare with the train as well. Our advice: book early, it's always cheaper!
Once you have your bus ticket, there is no need to print it out. However, remember to charge your phone, as you will need to show the ticket on your smartphone screen.
Depending on the different bus companies available, the ways of cancelling tickets and related conditions may vary. Some allow you to do so directly on their website. For others, it is requested to contact them by email or by phone. Today, Kombo is not authorized to cancel or exchange bus tickets sold on its site. For BlaBlaBus and Flixbus, you will have to do it directly on their site. However, we won't let you down, and we have prepared a guide to know how to cancel your bus tickets easily.
You will arrive at this bus station To Oban: