How to get from Edinburgh to Oxford

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Travel Information to Oxford from Edinburgh

distanceDistance299 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£36 - £196
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £36 • 9 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £52 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 299 miles to Oxford from Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Oxford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Oxford

Travel 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.

You can travel between Edinburgh and Oxford 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Oxford, which costs on average £36.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Oxford:

A coach journey is usually £16 less than a journey to Oxford by plane, which costs on average £52 for the same trip.

A coach is £160 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Oxford costing on average £196.

The fastest way to get to Oxford from Edinburgh is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Oxford that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Oxford by coach can take on average 9 h 50 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 21 min   on average.

The distance between Edinburgh and Oxford is around 299 miles.

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Oxford is:

  • Around 14 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Oxford depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street to Oxford, St Aldate's.
  • Most travellers board their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Oxford.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Oxford, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Oxford by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Edinburgh to Oxford for £36 on Omio.
  • EasyJet can get you to Oxford by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Edinburgh to Oxford for £52 on Omio.
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to Oxford by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Edinburgh to Oxford for £196.
Looking to extend your trip from Edinburgh to Oxford? Many Omio customers who go from Edinburgh to Oxford usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Luton or Bristol. If you're looking to explore London, Luton or Bristol from Oxford, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £36 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £52 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £196 one way for this route.

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

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