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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$60 - $113

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$44 - $53

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline

$51 - $69

Bus via Brighton, Preston Circus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to South Terminal Bus Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$47 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Oxford 106.3 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Oxford is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Oxford is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Oxford is 80 miles. The road distance is 106.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £45 - £90.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Brighton to Oxford, including transfers.

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Brighton to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Oxford is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs £45 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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Brighton 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 Brighton to Oxford is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Brighton to Oxford.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 80.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Brighton to Oxford via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Brighton to Oxford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Thameslink
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Brighton, Preston Circus to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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