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Overview: Coach from Oxford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
durationAverage coach duration11 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£40 (€46)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Oxford to Edinburgh cover the 299 miles (483 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £40, but the average price of coach tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

Coach companies: Coach between Oxford and Edinburgh with National Express

National Express coaches will get you between Oxford and Edinburgh from £40. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches 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 traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches 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 coach: 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: £40

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets between Oxford and Edinburgh, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

Buses from Oxford to Edinburgh

National Express provides direct and indirect buses from Oxford to Edinburgh. There are two daily direct departures, leaving in the late morning for daytime journeys or in mid evening for overnight travel. Additional indirect services require a change at Birmingham Coach Station or Milton Keynes Coachway. The fastest journey is the daytime service, taking a little over 10 hours to reach Edinburgh. Buses from Oxford to Edinburgh depart from the city bus station, located on the west side of the centre. Most buses arrive at Edinburgh St. Andrews Bus Station in the centre of the Scottish capital, although some early morning arrivals stop on the nearby St. Andrews Square.

Travel Tips: Coach 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.

What is the price of the cheapest coach between Oxford and Edinburgh?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Oxford and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £40  one way.

What is the average price of coach tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh?

If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Oxford to Edinburgh coach price to come in at an average of £40  one way.

What is the distance to Edinburgh from Oxford by coach?

You should expect to travel around 299 miles (483 km)  from Oxford to Edinburgh by coach.

How long is the coach from Oxford to Edinburgh?

The Oxford to Edinburgh coach duration is on average 11 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 299 miles (483 km) to Edinburgh from Oxford. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What station does the Oxford to Edinburgh coach leave from? Which Edinburgh coach station do I come into from Oxford?

When taking the coach from Oxford to Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5), Oxford and Oxford, Bus Station, Gloucester Green. Your journey can end in coach stations such as Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Princes Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Oxford   and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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

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

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

Which coach companies should I travel with from Oxford to Edinburgh?

Take the Oxford to Edinburgh coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Oxford and Edinburgh as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When can I take the first coach from Oxford to Edinburgh? When can I take the last coach for the day?

If you prefer early morning coaches from Oxford to Edinburgh, the first coach leaves at 19: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Oxford to Edinburgh, the last coach of the day leaves at 19: 45. Omio shows you the latest coach from Oxford to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I buy a coach ticket to Edinburgh from Oxford to get the best deals?

You can find a coach between Oxford and Edinburgh to cost on average £40 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Oxford to Edinburgh coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.