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from Oxford to Birmingham

You can get from Oxford to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Oxford to Birmingham on Oct 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30AMOxford1h30 11:00AMBirmingham
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$141One-way
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09:30AMOxford1h30 11:00AMBirmingham
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$141One-way
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06:50PMOxford1h30 08:20PMBirmingham
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$141One-way
03:30PMOxford1h30 05:00PMBirmingham
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$141One-way
11:00AMOxford2h10 01:10PMBirmingham
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$171One-way

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Sat
Oct 16
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$12Megabus
Sun
Oct 17
$62Chiltern Railways
$12Megabus
Mon
Oct 18
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Tue
Oct 19
$25Cross Country
$16Megabus
Wed
Oct 20
$25Cross Country
$16Megabus
Thu
Oct 21
$25Cross Country
$12Megabus
Fri
Oct 22
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Sat
Oct 23
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Sun
Oct 24
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Mon
Oct 25
$31Cross Country
$12National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$24Cross Country
$11National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$25Cross Country
$14Megabus
Thu
Oct 28
$25Cross Country
$12Megabus
Fri
Oct 29
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Sat
Oct 30
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Sun
Oct 31
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Mon
Nov 1
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus
Thu
Nov 4
$24Cross Country
$12Megabus
Fri
Nov 5
$32Cross Country
$12Megabus

Travel Information from Oxford to Birmingham

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $32 (€26) • 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 57 miles (92 km) between Oxford and Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 36 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Oxford to Birmingham.

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FAQs
How do I reach Birmingham from Oxford?

There are 2 ways to get from Oxford to Birmingham: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Oxford to Birmingham?

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Birmingham is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $12 (€10) compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

Taking a bus is usually $19 (€16) less than taking a train to Birmingham, which costs on average $32 (€26) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Oxford to Birmingham?

The fastest way from Oxford to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 36 min.

There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 30 min   of travel time.

How far is Birmingham from Oxford?

Birmingham is approximately 57 miles (92 km) away from Oxford.

How many services a day are there between Oxford and Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Birmingham is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Oxford and Birmingham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Oxford and in Birmingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Oxford to Birmingham:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5) to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Oxford and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Oxford to Birmingham?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Oxford to Birmingham:

  • You can travel by bus from Oxford to Birmingham with Megabus, and you can find Megabus Oxford to Birmingham tickets for $12 (€10) on Omio.
  • You can go to Birmingham from Oxford by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $32 (€26) with Cross Country from Oxford to Birmingham on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Oxford to Birmingham?

Yes, there are direct services available from Oxford to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with Cross Country with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Birmingham as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Birmingham from Oxford.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Oxford and Birmingham ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Oxford to Birmingham often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Oxford and Birmingham itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Birmingham and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Oxford to Birmingham one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Oxford to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $12 (€10) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $32 (€26) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Oxford to Birmingham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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