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from Oxford to Edinburgh

You can get from Oxford to Edinburgh by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Oxford to Edinburgh on Jan 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:16AMOxford6h06 03:22PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$1561One-way
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09:16AMOxford6h06 03:22PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$1561One-way
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09:32AMOxford6h43 04:15PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$1561One-way
09:02AMOxford6h20 03:22PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$2121One-way
08:49AMOxford6h27 03:16PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$2121One-way

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Thu
Jan 27
$156London North Eastern Railway
$61National Express
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Fri
Jan 28
$156London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$86easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$113London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$65easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$96London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$53easyJet
Tue
Feb 1
$113London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$53easyJet
Thu
Feb 3
$85London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$62easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$132London North Eastern Railway
$55National Express
$108easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$96London North Eastern Railway
$44National Express
$43easyJet
Sun
Feb 6
$213Avanti West Coast
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$40easyJet
Mon
Feb 7
$96London North Eastern Railway
$39National Express
$39easyJet
Tue
Feb 8
$266East Coast Trains
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$42easyJet

Travel Information to Edinburgh from Oxford

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$78 - $209
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $78 (€65) • 11 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $82 (€68) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 299 miles (483 km) by flight, bus or train from Oxford to Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $78 (€65). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet, National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Oxford to Edinburgh.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Oxford to Edinburgh?

There are 3 ways to get from Oxford to Edinburgh: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oxford to Edinburgh?

The cheapest way to travel between Oxford and Edinburgh is by taking a bus with an average price of $78 (€65).

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A bus is $4 (€3) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Oxford to Edinburgh costing on average $82 (€68).

A bus is $130 (€109) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Oxford to Edinburgh costing on average $209 (€174).

What is the quickest way from Oxford to Edinburgh?

The quickest way to travel between Oxford and Edinburgh is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 11 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 39 min   of travel time.

How far is Edinburgh from Oxford?

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

How many services a day are there from Oxford to Edinburgh?

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Edinburgh is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Oxford and in Edinburgh?

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

  • Buses from Oxford to Edinburgh most often leave from Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5) and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Oxford at Oxford and arrive in Edinburgh at Edinburgh Waverley.

Who can get me from Oxford to Edinburgh?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Oxford to Edinburgh:

  • You can travel by plane between Oxford and Edinburgh with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Oxford to Edinburgh tickets for $82 (€68) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Oxford to Edinburgh by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $78 (€65) with National Express from Oxford to Edinburgh.
  • You can go to Edinburgh from Oxford by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $209 (€174) with London North Eastern Railway from Oxford to Edinburgh on Omio.

Is there a direct service to Edinburgh from Oxford?

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

  • You can check for a direct train to Edinburgh with with 6 direct trains per day.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Oxford to Edinburgh?

Looking to extend your trip from Oxford to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Oxford to Edinburgh usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I book a ticket from Oxford to Edinburgh online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Oxford to Edinburgh, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $82 (€68) one way.
  • A bus ticket costs $78 (€65) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $209 (€174) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Oxford to Edinburgh tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.