Oxford to Edinburgh train

Sun, 21 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Oxford to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
09:306h30
Oxford station (OXF)
16:00Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Cross Country
09:396h23
Oxford station (OXF)
16:02Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
08:566h22
Oxford station (OXF)
15:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Cross Country
11:396h20
Oxford station (OXF)
17:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
1 change
Cheapest
London North Eastern Railway
10:166h03
Oxford station (OXF)
16:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
3 changes

Train timetableOxford to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 21 April
London North Eastern Railway
08:566h22
Oxford station (OXF)
15:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:306h30
Oxford station (OXF)
16:00Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
2 changes
Cross Country
09:396h23
Oxford station (OXF)
16:02Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
10:166h03
Oxford station (OXF)
16:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
3 changes
Cross Country
10:396h24
Oxford station (OXF)
17:03Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change
Cross Country
11:396h20
Oxford station (OXF)
17:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
1 change

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Train times from Oxford to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr

Fastest Journey

6 h 3 m

Average

6 h 20 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

484 km

To travel from Oxford to Edinburgh you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
London North Eastern Railway
10:166h03
Oxford station (OXF)
16:19Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
3 changes
Cross Country
11:396h20
Oxford station (OXF)
17:59Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
1 change
London North Eastern Railway
08:566h22
Oxford station (OXF)
15:18Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
2 changes
Cross Country
09:396h23
Oxford station (OXF)
16:02Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
1 change
Cross Country
10:396h24
Oxford station (OXF)
17:03Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
£1271One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£111 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo

Trains from Oxford to Edinburgh cover the 299 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 38 min with our travel partners like East Coast, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £94, but the average price of train tickets is £111. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: East Coast, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry trains Oxford to Edinburgh

Find the best trains between Oxford and Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners East Coast, Virgin Trains and CrossCountry from £79. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Oxford to Edinburgh with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: £112

FAQs: Oxford to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Oxford 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.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh can start from as little as £94 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oxford to Edinburgh is £111; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Oxford to Edinburgh is 5 h 38 min   to travel the 299 mile long journey, with around there are 10 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oxford to Edinburgh leaves at 18: 32.
There are 10 trains a day from Oxford to Edinburgh which require at least one change with East Coast, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Oxford to Edinburgh, you can count on East Coast, Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Edinburgh from Oxford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 32.

When departing from Oxford, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Oxford, Oxford Parkway and Oxford, Magdalen Road. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

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 (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Oxford to Edinburgh is November.
You have options as you can travel from Oxford to Edinburgh 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Oxford and Edinburgh

Oxford
Edinburgh
Oxford is the most popular Oxford railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Oxford for your journey to Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Oxford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From station forecourt in front of station
Oxford ParkwayWifiParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Oxford Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station or from the Park & Ride bus stop.
Oxford, Magdalen Road
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