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Duration 1h 57m
Distance 51.2 miles
Average price £-1
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Watford and Oxford takes 1h 57m and the fastest train takes 1h 39m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Watford to Oxford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Watford High Street
  2. London Paddington
  3. Oxford
2h 4m
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Watford to Oxford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Watford and Oxford. The earliest departure is at 05:16 in the morning, and the last departure from Watford is at 23:33 which arrives into Oxford at 01:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Watford to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Watford High Street and arriving at Oxford via Queen's Park station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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The distance between Watford and Oxford is 38 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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Watford to Oxford train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Watford High Street station.

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Watford to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Oxford station.

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