Oban (Stewart Island) ferry port in Stewart Island connects you with Bluff in New Zealand with a choice of up to 28 ferry crossings per week. The duration of the Oban to Bluff crossing is from 1 hour and the crossing is operated by Stewart Island Experience.
Regarded as the seafood capital of Scotland, Oban is the largest town in Argyll on the west coast, offering routes to almost all of the Hebridean Islands.
Inside the terminal building, you will find an excellent range of refreshments, a large waiting area and toilet facilities.
The port is within easy reach from most Scottish cities, with a number of roads serving the area. If driving from Inverness, simply follow the A82 southbound, whereas if you are coming from Glasgow, head north on the A82.
The Oban railway station is situated just fifty metres from the terminal alongside a few bus stops, making it even easier to travel to ‘the gateway to the isles’.
In Oban, award-winning seafood restaurants come in abundance, so an exquisite meal is never too far away. The town also boasts some spectacular historic monuments, namely McCaig’s tower, an impressive circular structure overlooking the coast.