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Cheap bus tickets and times from Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Apr 14


Fastest Journey

10 h 10 m


11 h 33 m

Buses per day



484 km

Cheap bus tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh start from $55 with an average ticket price of $64.

The fastest bus from Oxford to Edinburgh takes 10h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 11h 33m and covers a distance of 484 km.

3 buses leave Oxford for Edinburgh every day with It's difficult to get from Oxford to Edinburgh without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

National Express
1 transfer
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National Express
1 transfer
National Express
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from Oxford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 37 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$49 (€43)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Oxford to Edinburgh cover the 299 miles (483 km) long route taking on average 9 h 37 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $49 (€43), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4) and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from Oxford to Edinburgh

Buy your official National Express and Megabus bus tickets to Edinburgh from Oxford from $29 (€26) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Oxford - Edinburgh bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bus information from Oxford to Edinburgh with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $38

FAQs: Bus from Oxford to Edinburgh

FAQs: Take the bus from Oxford to Edinburgh with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Oxford to Edinburgh.
Cheap bus tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh can start from as little as $36 (€32) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Oxford to Edinburgh is $49 (€43); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from Oxford to Edinburgh is 9 h 37 min   to travel the 299 mile (483 km) long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first bus from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 6: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 9: 30 PM.
For the route from Oxford to Edinburgh you can take a bus with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Edinburgh from Oxford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Oxford, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4), Oxford, Frideswide Square and Oxford, Gloucester Green Bus Station. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in bus stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4), which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Edinburgh, Bus Station, located 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Oxford to Edinburgh is September.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Oxford 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.
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