There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$141 - $272

Cheapest option

Line 309 bus, bus, line 55 bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 309 bus from Arlington Beccott, Arlington Court Turn to Barnstaple, Bus Station 309
  2. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X39 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station X31
  5. Take the line 55 bus from Chippenham, Bus Station to Swindon, Rail Station 55
  6. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6

$30 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

$59 - $95

Bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$77 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Oxford 174.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Arlington to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Arlington Beccott, Arlington Court Turn and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Barnstaple and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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The distance between Arlington and Oxford is 125 miles. The road distance is 174.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Arlington to Oxford, including transfers.

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Arlington to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Barnstaple station.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Oxford is to train which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 6 min.

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Arlington to Oxford bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Oxford is 175 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Arlington to Oxford.

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There are 491+ hotels available in Oxford. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 125.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Arlington, Devon, England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Arlington to Oxford via Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, and Reading in around 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Oxford via Barnstaple, Bus Station, Barnstaple, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 8 h 6 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Barnstaple to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Filers Travel
Website
filers.co.uk
Bus from Arlington Beccott, Arlington Court Turn to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
filers.co.uk
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Faresaver
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chippenham, Bus Station to Swindon, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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