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

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Train  •  3 h 10 min

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

$72 - $127

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Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) to Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA) 12X|Coaster / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$55 - $57

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

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

$60 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Eastbourne to Oxford 126.3 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Eastbourne to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station and Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Eastbourne and Oxford is 96 miles. The road distance is 126.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Eastbourne to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Eastbourne to Oxford, including transfers.

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Eastbourne to Oxford bus services, operated by Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company, depart from Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) station.

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The best way to get from Eastbourne to Oxford is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 23 min.

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Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne to Oxford is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Eastbourne to Oxford.

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There are 491+ hotels available in Oxford. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Eastbourne to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 95.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Eastbourne to Oxford via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Paddington Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Eastbourne to Oxford via Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA), Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station, South Terminal Bus Station, and Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station in around 5 h 23 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Eastbourne to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Eastbourne to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
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
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) to Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
buses.co.uk

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