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There are 7 ways to get from Oslo to Edinburgh by train, plane, car, ferry, night train, bus, night bus or bus and ferry

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Train, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Edinburgh (EDI) OSL - EDI

$64 - $328

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Train, fly to Aberdeen  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Aberdeen (ABZ) OSL - ABZ
  3. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh

$135 - $351

Train, drive  •  28h 1m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 117 / ...
  2. Take the train from Göteborg C to Helsingborg C 029
  3. Drive from Helsingborg C to Kiel Hbf
  4. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic
  5. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  6. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  7. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$363 - $671

Ferry, night train, train  •  37h 12m

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  2. Take the night train from Kiel Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$303 - $539

Ferry, train  •  37h 13m

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  6. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$259 - $495

Bus, night bus  •  45h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade 613
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to The Hague
  3. Take the night bus from The Hague to London
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$175 - $312

Bus, bus and ferry  •  47h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh M20

$261 - $436

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs kr 500 - kr 2700 and takes 4h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs kr 500 - kr 2700 and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oslo to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Oslo Bussterminal and arriving at Edinburgh via Copenhagen, The Hague and London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 2m.

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The distance between Oslo and Edinburgh is 931 km.

The best way to get from Oslo to Edinburgh without a car is to ferry and night train and train which takes 37h 12m and costs kr 2500 - kr 4500.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Oslo to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Oslo to Edinburgh bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oslo Bussterminal station.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Oslo to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh is 1h behind Oslo. It is currently 10:43 PM in Oslo and 9:43 PM in Edinburgh.

Map of how to get from Oslo to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 581.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Edinburgh, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Oslo to Edinburgh. However, you can take the train to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon, take the walk to Oslo airport, fly to Edinburgh, take the walk to Edinburgh Airport, then take the tram to Edinburgh. Alternatively, you can take the train to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon, take the walk to Oslo airport, fly to Aberdeen, take the walk to Aberdeen Airport, Airport Terminal, take the line 727 bus to Aberdeen, Broad Street, take the walk to Aberdeen, then take the train to Edinburgh.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Oslo to Aberdeen via Stavanger
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Oslo to Aberdeen via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Oslo to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Oslo to Edinburgh via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Oslo to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
Flytoget AS
ScotRail
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$25 - $40
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg C to Helsingborg C
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $75
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Kiel Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $150
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to The Hague
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
Megabus UK
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
Megabus UK
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $20
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Color Line AS

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