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Overview: Bus from Oxford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$47 (€40)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Oxford to Edinburgh cover the 299 miles (483 km) long route taking on average 16 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $47 (€40), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $44 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Bus providers: National Express from Oxford to Edinburgh

Find the best buses from Oxford to Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners National Express from $44 (€37). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

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.

  • Average Price: $44

These are National Express' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus from Oxford to Edinburgh:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips: Bus to Edinburgh from Oxford

Take the bus to Edinburgh easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Oxford to Edinburgh.

How much are cheap buses to Edinburgh from Oxford?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Oxford to Edinburgh buses for as little as $44 (€37)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a bus ticket between Oxford and Edinburgh?

If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Oxford to Edinburgh bus price to come in at an average of $47 (€40)  one way.

How far is it from Oxford to Edinburgh by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Oxford to Edinburgh by bus to be approximately 299 miles (483 km).

What is the Oxford to Edinburgh bus travel time?

The bus time from Oxford to Edinburgh is on average 16 h 5 min  for the 299 miles (483 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Oxford and Edinburgh by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which bus station from Oxford to Edinburgh do I depart from? Which Edinburgh bus station from Oxford do I arrive in?

When departing from Oxford, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5), Oxford and Oxford, Bus Station, Gloucester Green. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in bus stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Princes Street.

Omio customers book a bus from Oxford   to Edinburgh, Elder Street   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Oxford? Where is the bus station in Edinburgh?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Oxford, is located 0.6 miles (997 m) from the city center of Oxford.

The most popular arrival bus station, Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located 0.3 miles (533 m) away from the city center of Edinburgh.

Which bus providers can take me from Oxford to Edinburgh?

If you're looking for buses from Oxford to Edinburgh, you can rely on National Express to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Oxford to Edinburgh route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets between Oxford and Edinburgh for the best deals?

You can find buses from Oxford to Edinburgh to cost on average $47 (€40) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Oxford to Edinburgh bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.