How to travel from Edinburgh to Oxford

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Travel Information to Oxford from Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$58 - $242
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $58 (€51) • 9 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $121 (€106) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 299 miles (483 km) to Oxford from Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $58 (€51). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are easyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Edinburgh to Oxford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Oxford

Travel to Oxford 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 Edinburgh to Oxford.

You can travel to Oxford from Edinburgh 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Oxford is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $58 (€51) compared to other travel options to Oxford:

Taking a bus is about $63 (€55) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $121 (€106) for this route.

A bus is generally $184 (€162) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $242 (€213) from Edinburgh to Oxford.

The quickest way to travel from Edinburgh to Oxford is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 9 h 50 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 21 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 299 miles (483 km) from Edinburgh to Oxford.

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Oxford is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Edinburgh to Oxford as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Edinburgh to Oxford:

  • Buses mostly leave from Edinburgh, Elder Street and tend to arrive in Oxford, St Aldate's.
  • Trains most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Oxford at Oxford.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Oxford, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with easyJet to go to Oxford by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Edinburgh to Oxford tickets on Omio for $121 (€106).
  • Travel with National Express for buses to Oxford. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Edinburgh to Oxford tickets on Omio for $58 (€51).
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Oxford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Edinburgh to Oxford for $242 (€213) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Edinburgh to Oxford with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 5 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Oxford as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Oxford from Edinburgh.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Edinburgh to Oxford often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Luton or Bristol. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Edinburgh and Oxford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Oxford and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Oxford, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $121 (€106) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $58 (€51) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $242 (€213) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Oxford online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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