There are 4 ways to get from Bath to Oxford by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Oxford

$34 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus, line 55 bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station X31
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Chippenham, Bus Station to Swindon, Bus Station 55
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station 66

$14 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Oxford 68 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Oxford is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Oxford is to train which costs £26 - £50 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Bath and Oxford is 54 miles. The road distance is 68 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Bath to Oxford, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bath and arriving at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bath to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Oxford via Didcot Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Bath, England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Bath to Oxford via Didcot Parkway in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bath to Oxford once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Didcot Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
Bus operators
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, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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