Oxford to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Cheapest

£105

Average

£160

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.

Cheapest
09:16Oxford6h11 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
3 changes
£1051One-way
Cheapest
09:02Oxford6h25 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1051One-way
09:39Oxford6h00 15:39Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1971One-way
08:39Oxford5h38 14:17Edinburgh Waverley
1 change
£1971One-way
09:39Oxford6h27 16:06Edinburgh Waverley
1 change
£1971One-way

Train schedule Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 2 July
08:39Oxford5h38 14:17Edinburgh Waverley
1 change
09:02Oxford6h25 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
09:16Oxford6h11 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
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09:39Oxford6h00 15:39Edinburgh Waverley
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09:39Oxford6h27 16:06Edinburgh Waverley
1 change

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Fastest train times from Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

5 h 38 m

Average

6 h 8 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

484 km

It's difficult to get from Oxford to Edinburgh without changing at least once.

Fastest
08:39Oxford5h38 14:17Edinburgh Waverley
1 change
£1971One-way
09:39Oxford6h00 15:39Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1971One-way
09:16Oxford6h11 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
3 changes
£1051One-way
09:02Oxford6h25 15:27Edinburgh Waverley
2 changes
£1051One-way
09:39Oxford6h27 16:06Edinburgh Waverley
1 change
£1971One-way

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles (483 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£127 (€140)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper

Trains from Oxford to Edinburgh cover the 299 miles (483 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 58 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £63, but the average price of train tickets is £127. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Oxford to Edinburgh

For as little as £63 you can travel by train from Oxford to Edinburgh with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

CrossCountry

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train from Oxford to Edinburgh for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Edinburgh from Oxford. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 299 miles (483 km) on this route and your CrossCountry Oxford to Edinburgh train ticket can cost as little as £188 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Edinburgh from Oxford in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Oxford to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 38 min
  • Average Price: £188
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Oxford to Edinburgh

Travel by train 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.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Oxford to Edinburgh to cost as little as £63  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Oxford to Edinburgh train prices are on average £127  one way.
The Oxford to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 299 miles (483 km).
On average the Oxford to Edinburgh train time is 5 h 58 min  covering the 299 miles (483 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Oxford   to Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre.

For the best Oxford to Edinburgh train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway or Caledonian Sleeper. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Oxford to Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Oxford for Edinburgh is 11 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 05: 00. The last train departing from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 16: 39. You can find the latest Oxford to Edinburgh train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Oxford to Edinburgh is on average £127 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Oxford and Edinburgh available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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The major railway station for departures from Oxford is Oxford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oxford for your trip from Oxford to Edinburgh.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: From station forecourt in front of station

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