It takes an average of 8h 13m to travel from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) by train, over a distance of around 300 miles (483 km). There are normally 29 trains per day traveling from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) and tickets for this journey start from $58.09 when you book in advance.
From 5h 38m
300 miles (483 km)
29 trains per day
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The average journey time from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) by train is 8 hours 13 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 5 hours 38 minutes. You'll usually find 29 trains per day traveling the 483 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there are no direct services to Edinburgh (Waverley).
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The average journey time by train between Oxford and Edinburgh (Waverley) is 8 hours and 13 minutes, with around 29 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) is 5 hours and 38 minutes.
Train tickets from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) can start from as little as $58.09 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley). Travelling from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) leaves at 05:39. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) leaves at 21:39. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Oxford to Edinburgh (Waverley) cover a distance of around 300 miles (483 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Edinburgh (Waverley) to Oxford.
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