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There are 6 ways to get from Calais to Oxford by train, bus, car ferry, car train 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 via Baker Street station  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$85 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube / ...

$33 - $51

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$81 - $171

Car ferry, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the bus from Dover, Eastern Docks to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 007 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates

$55 - $76

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 43 min

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

$199 - $216

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 59 min

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

$54 - $78

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Oxford is to bus which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 13 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, Queens Lane via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 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 train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 70€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 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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The best way to get from Calais to Oxford is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 70€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 13 min.

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Calais to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Oxford is 1 h behind Calais. It is currently 3:37 PM in Calais and 2:37 PM in Oxford.

Map of how to get from Calais to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 146.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Calais to Oxford via Calais-Fréthun, Gare de Calais-Fréthun, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Baker Street station, and London Marylebone in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Oxford via London and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 7 h 13 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
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
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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 to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Ferry operators

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