Train from London to Oxford

Cheap train tickets from London to Oxford

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Cheapest

36

Average

42

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:37AMLondon Marylebone1h17 09:54AMOxford
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09:01AMLondon Marylebone1h17 10:18AMOxford
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08:32AMLondon Paddington1h04 09:36AMOxford
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08:14AMLondon Marylebone1h07 09:21AMOxford
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08:20AMLondon Paddington0h58 09:18AMOxford
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Train schedule from London to Oxford

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08:14AMLondon Marylebone1h07 09:21AMOxford
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08:20AMLondon Paddington0h58 09:18AMOxford
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08:32AMLondon Paddington1h04 09:36AMOxford
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08:37AMLondon Marylebone1h17 09:54AMOxford
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08:52AMLondon Paddington1h08 10:00AMOxford
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Fastest train times from London to Oxford

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

Fastest Journey

58 m

Average

1 h 8 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

83 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Oxford every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:20AMLondon Paddington0h58 09:18AMOxford
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08:32AMLondon Paddington1h04 09:36AMOxford
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08:14AMLondon Marylebone1h07 09:21AMOxford
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08:52AMLondon Paddington1h08 10:00AMOxford
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08:37AMLondon Marylebone1h17 09:54AMOxford
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Overview: Train from London to Oxford

distanceDistance51 miles (82 km)
durationAverage train duration53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$7 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency61 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 32 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway, Great Western Railway, Cross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service

Trains from London to Oxford cover the 51 miles (82 km) long journey taking on average 53 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, Great Western Railway, Cross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 61 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $7 (€7), but the average price of train tickets is $7 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Oxford.

Train companies: South Western Railway, Great Western Rail and CrossCountry from London to Oxford trains

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    Looking for trains from London to Oxford? Great Western Rail is one of the best companies to travel with on the 51 miles (82 km) journey from London to Oxford. As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio quickly shows you the latest Great Western Rail train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest London to Oxford routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between London and Oxford, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your London - Oxford train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Great Western Rail!

      Looking to travel by train between London and Oxford? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with South Western Railway. Check Omio to see current South Western Railway train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the London to Oxford train and book South Western Railway tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train to Oxford from London, you can expect to travel 51 miles (82 km) one-way with South Western Railway. If you search for trains to Oxford from London in the Omio app, you can check if the South Western Railway ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with South Western Railway, we do the work for you to get you safely to Oxford from London. Book that perfect London to Oxford train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with South Western Railway!

        Trains from London to Oxford 

        Whether it's for business, pleasure, or something else entirely, travellers can get from London to Oxford via train easily. Early or late risers can expect to find a train to Oxford every 10 minutes, which is excellent for those commuting to work. The mid-morning, lunch, early afternoon, and late evening trains leave every 30 minutes. The journey from London to Oxford is a leisurely one, and on average, takes just over an hour. 

        London to Oxford train times: Daily departures

        There are frequent daily trains from London to Oxford with the first train leaving at around 6:10 a.m and the last train at about 11:10 p.m. For morning commuters travelling to Oxford for work or early appointments, 17 trains leave between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. After the morning rush, trains from London to Oxford usually leave every 30 minutes, so the wait is never very long.

        How long is the journey by train from London to Oxford? 

        Typically, trains from London to Oxford take between 49 minutes to just over an hour. Most trains from London to Oxford travel directly. However, some trips require a change roughly halfway through the journey, at Didcot Parkway station or Reading station. 

        What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Oxford?

        Departure train station: Getting to either London Marylebone station or London Paddington station is easy. Typically. the easiest option is the Tube. Marylebone and Paddington Tube stations are a short walk from Marylebone and Paddington stations. Buses and taxis are also good options. From central London, it will take roughly 30 minutes via public transport to get to either Marylebone station (2.5 miles) or London Paddington station (3.1 miles).

        Arrival train station: When arriving at Oxford station or Oxford Parkway station, there are numerous options for the journey onwards. From Oxford Parkway station, the 250 bus takes 10 minutes to arrive at the city centre (4.9 miles). Oxford station is just a 10-minute (900 metre) walk from the city centre. 

        Which train companies travel from London to Oxford?

        Great Western Railway, CrossCountry, and Chiltern Railways all travel from London to Oxford. 

        Great Western Railway London to Oxford 

        Great Western Railway (GWR) trains from London to Oxford leave daily from 5:45 a.m. to 11:39 p.m. On weekdays, there are up to 168 trains travelling from London to Oxford, with a train every 15 minutes. The journey usually takes just over an hour and the fastest train takes only 48 minutes. The 52-mile route has both direct and non-direct trains. With GWR, it's possible to purchase cheaper tickets by using a railcard, booking in advance, travelling at off-peak times, or buying a GroupSave train ticket.

        CrossCountry London to Oxford 

        CrossCountry services run frequently from London to Oxford, with the first train leaving at around 6:30 a.m. and the last one departing at about 1:00 am. CrossCountry trains to Oxford from London depart every 10 to 30 minutes, with both direct and non-direct services. CrossCountry offers many money-saving options through its railcard, group day tickets, and off-peak tickets.

        Chiltern Railways London to Oxford 

        Chiltern Railways services from London to Oxford begin at around 6:40 a.m. and run till 1:00 a.m. The trains take an average just over an hour, with the quickest service taking 52 minutes. The trains typically depart more frequently at peak times (morning and later afternoon), but usually, there's at least one train every 30 minutes. Cost-saving options are available with advance booking or and off-peak travel. 

        London to Oxford trains: Services on board

        Great Western Railway, CrossCountry, and Chiltern Railways offer many excellent services onboard, including WiFi and beverage services. All three train lines have reserved wheelchair zones. Passengers who require extra assistance while travelling are encouraged to call ahead or speak to ticket staff at the station. Passengers are allowed to bring no more than three pieces of luggage and should check the specific measurements before travelling. Travelling with bikes is permitted; however, restrictions apply during peak times.

        How to find cheap train tickets from London to Oxford

        Booking ahead, using railcards, being flexible with travel dates and times, as well as choosing a slower journey are just some ways to find cheap train tickets when travelling from London to Oxford.

        Travel Tips: Trains from London to Oxford

        Travel Tips: 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 London to Oxford.
        FAQs
        If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Oxford trains for as little as $7 (€7)  in the next 7 days.
        The train price from London to Oxford is on average $7 (€7)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
        You should expect to travel around 51 miles (82 km)  to Oxford from London by train.
        On average the London to Oxford train travel time is 53 min  for the 51 miles (82 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

        When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Oxford.

        Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

        Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Oxford and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the train station to the city center in Oxford.

        When taking a train from London to Oxford, you can count on South Western Railway, Great Western Railway, Cross Country, Chiltern Railways or First Great Western Service for the best way to get you to Oxford. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Oxford from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
        The average number of trains departing London for Oxford is 61 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
        You can take the earliest train from London to Oxford at 5: 09 AM   or take the last train from London to Oxford leaving at 11: 32 PM. Look for the latest London to Oxford train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
        The price of a one way train ticket from London to Oxford is on average $7 (€7) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between London and Oxford available a few months in advance.

        Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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        The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey to Oxford from London.
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        Public transit options for London Victoria
        Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
        Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
        Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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        Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
        Public transit options for London Euston
        Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
        Overground lines: Watford DC
        Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
        Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
        Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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        Public transit options for London Kings Cross
        Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
        Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
        Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
        Metro: N/A
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        Public transit options for London Paddington
        Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
        Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
        Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
        Metro: Tube Lines.
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        Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
        Public transit options for London St Pancras International
        Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
        Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
        Bus lines: 326, 139
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        Public transit options for London Waterloo
        Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
        Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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        Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
        Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
        Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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        Public transit options for London Bridge
        Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
        Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
        Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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        Public transit options for Heathrow Airport T123
        Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
        Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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        Public transit options for London Marylebone
        Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
        Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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