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There are 11 ways to get from Edinburgh to Banbury by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Newcastle  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Banbury

$125 - $252

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Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Banbury

$84 - $241

9 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Banbury

$168 - $364

Train TransPennine Express  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Banbury

$149 - $222

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Airport National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport to Banbury National Express

$198 - $253

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Banbury 336.2 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Edinburgh to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Banbury

$118 - $309

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, bus, train  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Banbury

$86 - $210

Fly Edinburgh to London Stansted, subway, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Stansted (STN) EDI - STN
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Baker Street station
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Banbury

$90 - $205

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Banbury

$92 - $255

Train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Banbury

$99 - $243

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Banbury is to drive which costs £55 - £80 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Banbury is to fly and train which costs £65 - £190 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Banbury via Birmingham Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Banbury via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Banbury is 281 miles. The road distance is 336.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Banbury without a car is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs £95 - £200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Edinburgh to Banbury, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Banbury bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Banbury train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Banbury is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs £95 - £200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £150 - £200 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Banbury.
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  • Distance: 280.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Banbury, England?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Banbury via Newcastle in around 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Banbury via Birmingham Airport in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Edinburgh to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Newcastle to Banbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
Train from Birmingham New Street to Banbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Banbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Birmingham International to Banbury
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Derby to Banbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Banbury
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Airport
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Airport to Banbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Luton Airport to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
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Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Edinburgh to Banbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Banbury station.

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Edinburgh to Banbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Banbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Banbury is 336 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to drive from Edinburgh to Banbury.

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Ryanair, Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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Book your Edinburgh to Banbury train tickets online with Loco2, Rome2rio and two other operators.

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Book your Edinburgh to Banbury bus tickets online with Distribusion and Distribusion.

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There are 259+ hotels available in Banbury. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £3 - £5.

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