There are 6 ways to get from Calais to Oxford by car train, train, car ferry, 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

Eurotunnel, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$253 - $290

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$38 - $45

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Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the bus from Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port) to Walworth, Dunton Road 007
  3. Take the bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) X90

$52 - $72

Car ferry, train, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the train from Dover Priory to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)

$82 - $111

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Drive from Folkestone to Oxford

$201 - $218

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Drive from Dover to Oxford

$55 - $79

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Oxford is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Oxford is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs 170€ - 190€ and takes 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between Calais and Oxford is 234 km.

The best way to get from Calais to Oxford without a car is to Eurotunnel and train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs 210€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Calais to Oxford, including transfers.

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Calais to Oxford bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Calais station.

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Calais to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) station.

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Oxford is 1 h behind Calais. It is currently 5:25 AM in Calais and 4:25 AM in Oxford.

There are 490+ hotels available in Oxford. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 146.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Calais, France and Oxford, England?

You can take a bus from Calais to Oxford via London and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 7 h 12 min.

Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Dover Priory to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port) to Walworth, Dunton Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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