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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Oxford

distanceDistance84 miles (136 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway

Trains from Cardiff to Oxford cover the 84 miles (136 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $55 (€46), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Oxford.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Oxford

Travel by train 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 Cardiff to Oxford.

How much do cheap trains to Oxford from Cardiff cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Cardiff to Oxford trains for as little as $55 (€46)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train to Oxford from Cardiff?

The train price to Oxford from Cardiff is on average $56 (€46)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

What is the distance from Cardiff to Oxford by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Cardiff to Oxford by train to be approximately 84 miles (136 km).

How long is the train ride to Oxford from Cardiff?

The train time from Cardiff to Oxford is on average 1 h 40 min  for the 84 miles (136 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cardiff and Oxford by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Cardiff to Oxford, which train station in Cardiff do I depart from and which train station in Oxford do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Cardiff to Oxford, you can choose to depart from train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays). Your trip can end in train stations such as Oxford and Oxford Parkway Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Oxford.

Where do I find the Cardiff train station to Oxford? Where is the Oxford train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 0.2 miles (425 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Oxford, located 0.6 miles (997 m) away from the city center.

Which train providers can take me to Oxford from Cardiff?

For the best Cardiff to Oxford train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Cardiff to Oxford to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains per day are there to Oxford from Cardiff?

The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Oxford is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

How early should I purchase Cardiff to Oxford train tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Cardiff to Oxford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€46) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Cardiff to Oxford a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff Central is the most popular Cardiff railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cardiff for your trip to Oxford.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway