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Duration 4h 17m
Distance 202.6 miles
Average price £190
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Oxford and City of Lancaster takes 4h 17m and the fastest train takes 3h 26m. The train service runs several times per day from Oxford to City of Lancaster. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Birmingham

  1. Oxford
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. City of Lancaster
4h 1m
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£87 - £296

Oxford to City of Lancaster train times

Trains run every four hours between Oxford and City of Lancaster. The earliest departure is at 16:39 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Oxford is at 21:36 which arrives into City of Lancaster at 08:07. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 4h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to City of Lancaster. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Lancaster via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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The distance between Oxford and City of Lancaster is 172 miles. The road distance is 202.6 miles.

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Oxford to City of Lancaster train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Oxford station.

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Oxford to City of Lancaster train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Lancaster station.

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