Edinburgh to Oxford train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Oxford

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£63

Average

£115

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
09:00Edinburgh6h32 15:32Oxford
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£631One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30Edinburgh6h13 13:43Oxford
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£821One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30Edinburgh6h12 14:42Oxford
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£871One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:52Edinburgh5h21 13:13Oxford
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£931One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:00Edinburgh6h38 13:38Oxford
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£961One-way

Train schedule Edinburgh to Oxford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
London North Eastern Railway
07:00Edinburgh6h38 13:38Oxford
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Cross Country
07:06Edinburgh7h09 14:15Oxford
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London North Eastern Railway
07:30Edinburgh6h13 13:43Oxford
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Avanti West Coast
07:52Edinburgh5h21 13:13Oxford
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London North Eastern Railway
08:30Edinburgh6h12 14:42Oxford
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London North Eastern Railway
09:00Edinburgh6h32 15:32Oxford
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Avanti West Coast
09:52Edinburgh5h21 15:13Oxford
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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Oxford

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

5 h 21 m

Average

6 h 12 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

484 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Edinburgh for Oxford every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
07:52Edinburgh5h21 13:13Oxford
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£931One-way
Avanti West Coast
09:52Edinburgh5h21 15:13Oxford
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£1861One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30Edinburgh6h12 14:42Oxford
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£871One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:30Edinburgh6h13 13:43Oxford
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£821One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00Edinburgh6h32 15:32Oxford
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£631One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Oxford

distanceDistance299 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£146 (€165)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCaledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Oxford cover the 299 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 21 min with our travel partners like Caledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £146, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £69. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Oxford.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Oxford

Find the best trains between Edinburgh and Oxford with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £69. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Edinburgh and Oxford you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets between Edinburgh and Oxford, check out Omio! With one-way Edinburgh to Oxford train ticket prices starting as low as £187 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Oxford from Edinburgh by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 299 miles (483 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets to Oxford from Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Edinburgh to Oxford on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

  • Average Price: £187

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Oxford

Travel by train 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.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Edinburgh to Oxford for as little as £69  in the next 7 days.
The Edinburgh to Oxford train ticket price is on average £146  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Oxford from Edinburgh via train to be approximately 299 miles.
The train time from Edinburgh to Oxford is on average 5 h 21 min  for the 299 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Oxford from Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to Oxford   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Oxford, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre of Oxford.

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Oxford, you can count on Caledonian Sleeper, London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Oxford. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Oxford from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Oxford is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Edinburgh at 05: 24. The last train leaves from Edinburgh at 18: 36. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Edinburgh to Oxford and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book Edinburgh to Oxford train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £146. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Edinburgh to Oxford. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Oxford
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip to Oxford from Edinburgh.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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