There are 5 ways to get from Dover 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  •  2 h 45 min

$80 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. Oxford Tube

$30 - $33

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Oxford Tube

$57 - $72

Train, bus via Marylebone Station  •  4 h 8 min

  1. X90

$53 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. 143.1 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a train from Dover to Oxford via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Oxford via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 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
Train from Dover Priory to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 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
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dover and Oxford is 191 km. The road distance is 229 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Oxford is to bus which costs £22 - £25 and takes 4 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Dover to Oxford is to drive which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £23 - £35.

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Dover and arriving at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Dover to Oxford, including transfers.